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Overview

  • Look For

  • Areas of hyperpigmented skin.
  • Causes of Hyperpigmentation

  • Dermatoses - ephelides (freckles), melanocytosis
  • Post-inflammatory - sunlight exposure (tan), dermatitis, infection, trauma
  • Haemochromatosis
  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Renal failure
  • Cutaneous amyloidosis
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