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Eschar

Eschar: Introduction

Eschar: The slough that may be produced by a thermal burn. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Eschar, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Eschar:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Eschar

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Eschar: Symptom Checker

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Eschar Treatments

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Eschar: Animations

Eschar: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Eschar may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Eschar

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Misdiagnosis and Eschar

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Eschar: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Detailed list of causes of Eschar

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How Common are these Causes of Eschar?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Eschar. Of the 7 causes of Eschar that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Eschar:

The following list of conditions have 'Eschar' 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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Causes of Eschar Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Eschar based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Eschar:

    Medical Conditions associated with Eschar:

    Skin infections (133 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Infection (1293 causes)

    Symptoms related to Eschar:

    Skin burn, Skin ulcer (38 causes), Skin rash (461 causes), Burn injury, Gangrene (72 causes), Ulcer (24 causes), Fungal infections (22 causes), Dead tissue, Debridement

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