What other methods are used in the treatment of stasis dermatitis?

Updated: Mar 27, 2020
  • Author: Scott L Flugman, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Stasis dermatitis related to an arteriovenous fistula or incompetent perforators may respond to ligation of the vessels.

Combination therapy with autologous platelet-rich plasma and light-emitting diodes shows some promise in the treatment of refractory stasis ulcers. [32]


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