Misdiagnosis of Metastatic skin cancer
Metastatic skin cancer: Hidden Causes Misdiagnosed?
Causes of Metastatic skin cancer may include these medical conditions:
- Metastases arise as disconnected extensions of a primary tumor. This occurs when cancerous cells break away from a primary tumor and spread elsewhere
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Metastatic skin cancer: Medical Mistakes
Related medical mistakes may include:
Metastatic skin cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:
Common Misdiagnoses and Metastatic skin cancer
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi.
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often
seen by physicians for this reason.
children may receive treatment for fungal skin infections.
See misdiagnosis of psoriasis or symptoms of psoriasis.
Metastatic skin cancer: Rare Types
Rare types of medical disorders and diseases in related medical areas:
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Metastatic skin cancer
or confirming a diagnosis of Metastatic skin cancer,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Metastatic skin cancer may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Metastatic skin cancer.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.