The appearance of rashes on the skin edema

One of the criteria for diagnosing skin diseases is the location of the skin rash.

Skin on different parts of the body differs byits anatomical, physiological and even biochemical properties. Therefore, many diseases are characterized by a specific localization of skin rashes (for example: on the face, on the feet, on the hands, etc.).

Below is a list of diseases for whichthe location of the rash on the lower legs is characteristic (on the basis of T. Fitzpatrick classification). But it should be borne in mind that the localization of skin rash is not the main diagnostic sign, and the list of listed diseases can not be considered complete.

Skin rash on the legs in the form of papules and plaques

Rash on the skin of the shins in the form of vesicles and blisters

Skin rash on the shins in the form of blisters

Rash on the skin of the lower legs appears edema

  • Varicose eczema (against the background of varicose veins and heart failure)

Skin rash on the shins in the form of knots

Rash on the skin of the shins in the form of vegetation

Skin rash in the lower legs of keratinization

Rash on the skin of the legs in the form of scales

Skin rash in the lower legs as a form of lichening

Rash on the skin of the shins in the form of crusts

Skin rash on the legs in the form of ulcers

Other possible localizations of skin rashes:

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