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Altered pigmentation

Altered pigmentation: Introduction

Altered pigmentation: discoloration of the skin can be caused by various factors. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Altered pigmentation, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Types of Altered pigmentation:

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Altered pigmentation: Symptom Checker

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Altered pigmentation Treatments

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Altered pigmentation: Animations

Altered pigmentation: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Altered pigmentation

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Altered pigmentation: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Altered pigmentation

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Detailed list of causes of Altered pigmentation

The list below shows some of the causes of Altered pigmentation mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Altered pigmentation?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Altered pigmentation. Of the 28 causes of Altered pigmentation that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Altered pigmentation:

The following list of conditions have 'Altered pigmentation' 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 Altered pigmentation Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Altered pigmentation:

    Medical Conditions associated with Altered pigmentation:

    Pigmentation symptoms (305 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin color changes (2348 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

    Symptoms related to Altered pigmentation:

    Leprosy (23 causes), Scars, Albinism (23 causes), Leucoderma, Photosensitivity (51 causes), Sun allergy, Burn (446 causes)

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