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Livedo Reticularis MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Livedo Reticularis
Tree Number(s)
C14.907.617.625
C17.800.862.355
C23.888.885.437
Unique ID
D054068
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054068
Scope Note
A condition characterized by a reticular or fishnet pattern on the skin of lower extremities and other parts of the body. This red and blue pattern is due to deoxygenated blood in unstable dermal blood vessels. The condition is intensified by cold exposure and relieved by rewarming.
Entry Term(s)
Cutis Marmorata
Livedo Racemosa
Previous Indexing
Skin Diseases (1966-1992)
Skin Diseases, Vascular (1993-2007)
Vascular Diseases (1966-1992)
Public MeSH Note
2008; see SKIN DISEASES, VASCULAR 1996-2007
History Note
2008; use SKIN DISEASES, VASCULAR 1996-2007
Date Established
2008/01/01
Date of Entry
2007/07/09
Revision Date
2021/05/10
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