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Hyperpigmentation in children

Hyperpigmentation in children: Introduction

Hyperpigmentation in children: Hyperpigmentation in children refers to a child who has areas of skin that are lighter in color than the surrounding skin. See detailed information below for a list of 27 causes of Hyperpigmentation in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Hyperpigmentation in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Hyperpigmentation in children

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or vaginal itch...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff...read more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of migraine or introduction to...read more »

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Hyperpigmentation in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Hyperpigmentation in children

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How Common are these Causes of Hyperpigmentation in children?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hyperpigmentation in children. Of the 27 causes of Hyperpigmentation in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hyperpigmentation in children:

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Causes of Hyperpigmentation in children Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Hyperpigmentation in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Pigmentation symptoms (305 causes), Skin color symptoms (2348 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

    Symptoms related to Hyperpigmentation in children:

    Exposure to sunlight, Acanthosis nigricans (38 causes), Addison disease, Tinea versicolor, Melasma, Cushing's disease (2 causes), Tinea fungal infections, Ringworm, Postinflammatory, Lichen planus

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