Affordable Access

[A woman with red discolouration of the lower leg].

Authors
  • van Deudekom, Floor J A
  • Stradmeijer, Marloes D
  • Kuijer, Philomeen M M
Type
Published Article
Journal
Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2013
Volume
157
Issue
52
Identifiers
PMID: 24382041
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A 22-year-old women visited the Emergency Department with purpura of the right lower extremity subsequent to four days of hiking 40 kilometres daily. The diagnosis 'exercise-induced vasculitis' was made. This is a harmless and self-limiting disease that can occur due to exercising in warm weather.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times