Author | Scott Olewiler, MD

Articles

Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis

June 14, 2011

For the past 2 weeks, this 46-year-old woman had had malaise, myalgia, and hand and elbow arthralgia. Twelve hours before she was hospitalized, red spots started to appear on her shins and thighs. Soon afterward, her left ankle became increasingly painful, tender, and warm.