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For a diagnosis of Nail hyperpigmentation, the following list of conditions have been mentioned in sources as possible alternative diagnoses to consider during the diagnostic process for Nail hyperpigmentation:
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.
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Nail hyperpigmentation or confirming a diagnosis of Nail hyperpigmentation, it is useful to consider what other medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative conditions relevant to diagnosis. These alternate diagnoses of Nail hyperpigmentation may already have been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Nail hyperpigmentation. For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases, see Overview of Misdiagnosis.
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