Lipodermatosclerosis

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What is lipodermatosclerosis?

Lipodermatosclerosis is the inflammation of skin at the subcutaneous level, it presents in the lower legs and occurs in patients who have venous insufficiency. Symptoms include pain, hardening of skin, warmth to site, change in skin color (redness), and swelling.

Common symptoms reported by people with lipodermatosclerosis

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with lipodermatosclerosis

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Compare treatments taken by people with lipodermatosclerosis

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Who has lipodermatosclerosis on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 1
40s 0
50s 1
60s 6
70+ 3
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 2
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 1
Female 11

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 7
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from lipodermatosclerosis patients who have completed their condition history
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