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Dry scaly skin: Dry scaly skin is skin that is unusually dry and appears to have a scale-like texture, possibly with flaking and peeling. See detailed information below for a list of 65 causes of Dry scaly skin, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Dry scaly skin:
Symptoms related to Dry scaly skin:
Dry skin (231 causes), Scaly skin (483 causes), Tough skin (419 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Seborrhoeic dermatitis, High fever (84 causes), Underactive thyroid gland (10 causes), Psoriasis, Inherited tendency, Vitamin A deficiency, Ichthyosis (52 causes), Sarcoidosis, Leprosy (23 causes)
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