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Dark and light patches on the skin

Dark and light patches on the skin: Introduction

Dark and light patches on the skin: dark patches on the skin are caused by increased melanin production and light patches by decreased melanin. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Dark and light patches on the skin, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Dark and light patches on the skin: Symptom Checker

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Dark and light patches on the skin: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Dark and light patches on the skin

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Detailed list of causes of Dark and light patches on the skin

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How Common are these Causes of Dark and light patches on the skin?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Dark and light patches on the skin. Of the 14 causes of Dark and light patches on the skin that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Dark and light patches on the skin:

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Medical Conditions associated with Dark and light patches on the skin:

Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin color symptoms (2348 causes), Pigmentation symptoms (305 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

Symptoms related to Dark and light patches on the skin:

Leucoderma, Café au lait spots, Neurofibromatosis

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