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This information shows the various causes of Purple skin, and how common these diseases or conditions are in the general population. This is not a direct indication as to how commonly these diseases are the actual cause of Purple skin, but gives a relative idea as to how frequent these diseases are seen overall.
The offical US government definition of a "rare" disease is one that affects 200,000 people or less. The following causes of Purple skin appear in the population at a rate of less than 200,000 people per year in the USA:
The following causes of Purple skin appear in the population at a rate of substantially less than 200,000 people per year in the USA:
The following causes of Purple skin are ones for which we do not have any prevalence information.
The full list of all possible causes for Purple skin described in various sources is as follows:
The following list of conditions have 'Purple 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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