What are the cutaneous manifestations of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS)?

Updated: Sep 30, 2018
  • Author: Suneel Movva, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Cutaneous manifestations include the following:

  • Livedo reticularis (see image below)

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  • Superficial thrombophlebitis

  • Leg ulcers

  • Painful purpura

  • Splinter hemorrhages


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