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November 25, 2015

Surprise Diagnosis Spurs Learning Curve, Search for Help

By Hoyt Finnamore Hoyt Finnamore (@HoytFinnamore)

Diagnosed with a rare disease, livedoid vasculopathy, Cheryl Sturdevant turned to Mayo Clinic for help. Then she turned to helping others. When Cheryl Sturdevant found out she had livedoid vasculopathy, she had no idea what it was. An uncommon disorder, livedoid vasculopathy affects the skin. For no clear reason, it often causes deep wounds in […]

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Tags: Dermatology, Dr. Raymond Shields, Livedoid Vasculopathy, Pain Management, Vasculopathy

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