Misdiagnosis of Exfoliative dermatitis
Alternative diagnoses list for Exfoliative dermatitis:
For a diagnosis of Exfoliative dermatitis,
the following list of conditions
have been mentioned in sources
as possible alternative diagnoses
to consider during the diagnostic process for Exfoliative dermatitis:
Exfoliative dermatitis: Hidden Causes Misdiagnosed?
Causes of Exfoliative dermatitis may include these medical conditions:
Common Misdiagnoses and Exfoliative dermatitis
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often
seen by physicians for this reason.
children may receive treatment for fungal skin infections.
See misdiagnosis of psoriasis or symptoms of psoriasis.
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Exfoliative dermatitis
or confirming a diagnosis of Exfoliative dermatitis,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Exfoliative dermatitis may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Exfoliative dermatitis.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.