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Leukocytoclastic vasculitis (LCV) represents inflammation of small vessels in the skin stemming from immune complex deposition. Clinically, LCV presents with an eruption of palpable monomorphous purpuric papules, which may have central vesicles or pustules and may coalesce into larger plaques. It favors dependent areas of the body. In approximately 50% of cases, cutaneous LCV […]