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Skin pain

Skin pain: Introduction

Skin areas can be painful due to various reasons such as rash, skin infections, or local problems. Nerve conditions can also lead to paresthesias that cause pins-and-needles, prickling, burning sensations, or numbness in an area of skin. Any pain needs medical investigation....more »

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Causes of Skin pain:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Skin pain. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Skin pain

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Causes of Types of Skin pain:

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Skin pain: Symptom Checker

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Skin pain Treatments

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Stories from Users for Skin pain

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Message Boards for Skin pain

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Skin pain: Animations

Medications or substances causing Skin pain:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Skin pain 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.

Skin pain: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Skin pain may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Skin pain

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Skin pain: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Skin pain

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Skin pain: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Skin pain: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Skin pain:

The list of organs typically affected by Skin pain may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Skin pain

The list below shows some of the causes of Skin pain mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Skin pain?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Skin pain. Of the 116 causes of Skin pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Skin pain:

The following list of conditions have 'Skin pain' 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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Skin pain?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Skin pain, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Classifications of Skin pain:

Subtypes of Skin pain:

Chafing (6 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Skin pain:

Pain (6458 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Skin pain:

Parethesias, Cellulitis (28 causes), Folliculitis, Carbuncle, Impetigo, Scabies, Dermatitis (116 causes), Ringworm

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Medical News summaries about Skin pain

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Skin pain

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