Published: 2022-10-27

Dermoscopy of livedoid vasculopathy in skin of color treated successfully with colchicine: a case report

Balachandra S. Ankad, Sushila K. Nagur, Balkrishna P. Nikam


Livedoid vasculopathy (LV) is recurrent and episodic thrombotic dermatosis characterized by pain and ulcerations. It requires early diagnosis, and treatment with combination of drugs. Dermoscopy is a non-invasive technique which enables clinician to visualize subsurface structures of the skin. Here, dermoscopy of LV in skin of color which was treated with colchicine is reported.



, Dermoscopy, Colchicine, Treatment

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