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Lupus sle, pain and numerous red dots, purple mottling on legs. Negative dvt, mildly raised d dimer test. Cause of marks on legs?

hi i have lupus sle in i have pain in my legs and lots of red dots like broken blood vessels and a purple mottling on my legs ive been to a and e on request of my doctor to rule out a dvt came back negative i had a mild raised d dimer test which doctor said was secondary to my lupus but that doesnt explain the marks on my legs help
Asked On : Sun, 3 Jun 2012
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It could be related to anti phospholipid syndrome, have you been tested for anti cardiolipid antibodies. Is your lupus active are the complements low, you need to find out.
Answered: Mon, 23 Jul 2012
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