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Panniculitis refers to a group of conditions that involve inflammation of the fat
sclerosing panniculitis is also called lipodermatosclerosis
it is skin change of the lower legs that often occurs in patients who have venous insufficiency or poor venous blood circulation
2/3 of affected patients can be overweight
the legs can have hardening of the skin, darkening of the skin, swelling, redness
do you have poor circulation in your legs and swelling?