Minute dots (speckled redness) are due to minute extravasations, and ecchymotic irregular patches are sometimes seen.
The muscles are friable and are covered with ecchymotic spots.
The stomach walls, however, were reddened and ecchymotic, and the mesenteric vessels were dilated.
The skin is generally yellow, sometimes quite intensely icteric, but seldom showing the ecchymotic extravasations of yellow fever.
ecchymosis ec·chy·mo·sis (ěk'ĭ-mō'sĭs)
n. pl. ec·chy·mo·ses (-sēz')
The passage of blood from ruptured blood vessels into subcutaneous tissue, marked by a purple discoloration of the skin.