What are the goals of evaluation of a patient with leukocytoclastic vasculitis (LCV)?

Updated: Dec 09, 2020
  • Author: A Brooke W Eastham, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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The evaluation of a patient with leukocytoclastic vasculitis (LCV) serves two purposes. The first is determining the presence of systemic disease. The second is identifying an associated disorder, which can provide prognostic information. [32]


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