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    Stasis Dermatitis (Chronic Changes)

    Chronic venous stasis causes inflammatory changes of the skin, manifest as erythema, scaling, weeping, and crusting. The changes are characteristic in both light-skinned (top) and dark-skinned (bottom) people.

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