Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Stasis Dermatitis Treatment

Treatment for stasis dermatitis may include elastic support hose, wet compresses, and corticosteroid cream or lotion. Other measures include topical antibiotics, oral antibiotics and weight reduction.

Treatment for stasis dermatitis may include:

Stasis Dermatitis Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat stasis dermatitis:

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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Stasis Dermatitis References
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  2. Heit JA. Venous stasis syndrome: the long-term burden of deep vein thrombosis. Hosp Med. 2003 Oct;64(10):593-8. [14584239]
  3. Weiss SC, Nguyen J, Chon S, Kimball AB. A randomized controlled clinical trial assessing the effect of betamethasone valerate 0.12% foam on the short-term treatment of stasis dermatitis. J Drugs Dermatol. 2005 May-Jun;4(3):339-45. [15898290]
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