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Abrasion

Abrasion: Introduction

Abrasion: An area of skin or mucous membrane that has been scraped. See detailed information below for a list of 2 causes of Abrasion, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Abrasion:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Abrasion. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Abrasion Treatments

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Abrasion: Animations

Medications or substances causing Abrasion:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Abrasion as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Abrasion

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Misdiagnosis and Abrasion

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Definitions of Abrasion:

An abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Abrasion

The list below shows some of the causes of Abrasion mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Abrasion?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Abrasion. Of the 2 causes of Abrasion that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 1 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Abrasion:

The following list of conditions have 'Abrasion' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Classifications of Abrasion:

Medical Conditions associated with Abrasion:

Excoriations (4 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

Symptoms related to Abrasion:

Cuts, Bruises (348 causes), Rash (1165 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Injury, Scratch, Abrasions (2 causes), Lacerations (6 causes), Road rash, Scrapes

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