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Flaky skin

Flaky skin: Introduction

Flaky skin: A condition where a persons skin lifts loosely in flakes. See detailed information below for a list of 21 causes of Flaky skin, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Flaky skin: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Flaky skin, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Flaky skin Treatments

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Stories from Users for Flaky skin

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Flaky skin: Animations

Medications or substances causing Flaky skin:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Flaky skin as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Flaky skin: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Flaky skin may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Flaky skin

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Flaky skin: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Flaky skin

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Detailed list of causes of Flaky skin

The list below shows some of the causes of Flaky skin mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Flaky skin?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Flaky skin. Of the 21 causes of Flaky skin that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Flaky skin:

The following list of conditions have 'Flaky skin' 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 Flaky skin Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Flaky skin 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 Flaky skin:

    Medical Conditions associated with Flaky skin:

    Cracked skin (44 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Dry skin (231 causes), Skin texture changes (497 causes)

    Symptoms related to Flaky skin:

    Dry skin (231 causes), Rough skin (12 causes), Scaly skin (483 causes), Weak skin (156 causes), Skin rash (461 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Diabetes (212 causes), HIV/AIDS, Moynahan syndrome III, Type 2 diabetes

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