inverted champagne bottle appearance

inverted champagne bottle appearance

A fanciful term referring to the constellation of skin changes seen in long-term stasis dermatitis— more common in obese patients—which leads to lipodermatosclerosis, in which there is panniculitis of the lower leg accompanied by swelling, erythema and induration of skin.
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