livedo reticularis

noun
livedo re·​tic·​u·​lar·​is | \ -ri-ˌtik-yə-ˈler-əs, -ˈlar- \

Medical Definition of livedo reticularis

: a condition of the peripheral blood vessels characterized by reddish blue mottling of the skin especially of the extremities usually upon exposure to cold

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