erythrocyanosis

erythrocyanosis

 [ĕ-rith″ro-si″ah-no´sis]
coarsely mottled bluish or red discoloration on the lower limbs, especially of girls; thought to be a circulatory reaction to exposure to cold.

e·ryth·ro·cy·a·no·sis

(ĕ-rith'rō-sī'ă-nō'sis),
A condition seen in girls and young women in which exposure of the limbs to cold causes them to become swollen and dusky red; it results from direct exposure to cold, but not freezing, temperatures.
[erythro- + G. kyanos, blue, + -osis, condition]

e·ryth·ro·cy·a·no·sis

(ĕ-rith'rō-sī-ă-nō'sis)
A condition seen in girls and young women in which exposure of the limbs to cold causes them to become swollen and dusky red; it results from direct exposure to cold, but not freezing, temperatures.
[erythro- + G. kyanos, blue, + -osis, condition]
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Upon admission, the patient was hemodynamically stable, tachycardic, showing important edema and erythrocyanosis of the left lower limb and local pain.