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Excoriations: Abrasion or scratch on the skin; see also skin lesion. See detailed information below for a list of 4 causes of Excoriations, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Excoriations.
There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Excoriations, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
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Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Excoriations. Some of these are listed below :
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Excoriations may include these symptoms:
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Excoriations. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
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The list of organs typically affected by Excoriations may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Excoriations mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Excoriations. Of the 4 causes of Excoriations that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Excoriations' 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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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Excoriations based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Excoriations, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Subtypes of Excoriations:
Abrasion (2 causes)
Medical Conditions associated with Excoriations:
Symptoms related to Excoriations:
Skin lesion (422 causes), Red rashes, Psoriasis, Dry skin (231 causes), Scaly skin (483 causes), Crusting (15 causes), Eczema (227 causes), Atopic dermatitis (227 causes), Itchy skin (1068 causes), Blistering (426 causes), Cracking, Oozing, Bleeding (1783 causes)
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