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Skin thinning

Skin thinning: Introduction

Skin thinning: The thinning of the skin. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Skin thinning, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Skin thinning: Symptom Checker

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

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Skin thinning Treatments

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Stories from Users for Skin thinning

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Skin thinning: Animations

Medications or substances causing Skin thinning:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Skin thinning 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 thinning: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Skin thinning

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Skin thinning:

Misdiagnosis and Skin thinning

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Skin thinning: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Causes of Skin thinning listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Skin thinning as a symptom include:

Detailed list of causes of Skin thinning

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

How Common are these Causes of Skin thinning?

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 thinning. Of the 11 causes of Skin thinning that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Skin thinning:

The following list of conditions have 'Skin thinning' 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 Skin thinning Based on Risk Factors

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

Classifications of Skin thinning:

Medical Conditions associated with Skin thinning:

Weak skin (156 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Skin texture changes (497 causes)

Symptoms related to Skin thinning:

Weak skin (156 causes), Lax skin (53 causes), Dry skin (231 causes), Tough skin (419 causes), Scaly skin (483 causes), Cushing's disease (2 causes), Old age, Hypoalbuminemia (18 causes), Chronic diseases, Marfan's syndrome (2 causes), Cancer

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Skin thinning

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