livedo

noun
li·​ve·​do | \ li-ˈvē-dō How to pronounce livedo (audio) \

Medical Definition of livedo

: a bluish usually patchy discoloration of the skin

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“Livedo.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/livedo. Accessed 10 Apr. 2020.

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