Congestive heart failure (CHF) and obesity are common medical conditions that have many complications and an increasing incidence in the United States. Presented here is a case of a disfiguring skin condition that visually highlights the dermatologic consequences of poorly controlled CHF and obesity. This condition will probably become more common as CHF and obesity increase in the US.
- Case report
- Congestive heart failure
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
- Family Practice