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Poggio 2017 - A visit to Cville's Sister City, Poggio a Caiano, Italy
Venous or Venus?
Poggio blog - Venous or Venus?
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Various members of the party acquired an angry rash, venous insufficiency, that is caused by a pooling of blood in the ankles.
Poggio 2017 Blog Monday, July 24, 2017 at 1:04 p.m.

Early in the week, my daughter Margaret noticed a rash on one ankle, which soon appeared on the other as well.  Bug bites?  Poison ivy?   She reported no itching or pain, but as the week progressed, the area grew redder and “angrier.”   Finally, we asked Vice Mayor Francesco Puggelli, who is also a doctor, his medical opinion.


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