Signs
 

Hyperpigmentation

Bookmark

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
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Want more info like this?
  • Your electronic clinical medicine handbook
  • Guides to help pass your exams
  • Tools every medical student needs
  • Quick diagrams to have the answers, fast
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge
Explore
   
 
Feedback