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4 Possible Causes for Hypopigmented Skin Patches on Arms (Vitiligo)

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  • Telangiectasia Macularis Eruptiva Perstans

    ) Pityriasis alba (mainly children, especially those with darker skin / face, especially cheeks, and upper arms / several round-oval hypopigmented macules-patches with indistinct[] […] margins / Wood's lamp examination shows the presence of melanin) Vitiligo (often first noted symmetrically on face, neck and dorsum of hands / hypopigmented macules with[] […] white or lighter areas of skin colour Visual guide - click here Common / relatively common Post-inflammatory (many inflammatory dermatoses can leave hypopigmented areas of skin[]

  • Tinea Versicolor

    Physical examination revealed large, coalescing, hypopigmented patches and macules on her torso and upper arms (Panel A) with scant scaling.[] A skin biopsy was performed to evaluate for vitiligo. Melan-A staining confirmed a normal presence of melanocytes (Panel B, arrows).[] Previous therapies with multiple topical antifungal agents had not regenerated skin pigmentation.[]

  • Spondylometaphyseal Dysplasia with Combined Immunodeficiency

    Professor of Pediatrics, at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA B.A., M.A. (Biophysics), Johns Hopkins University, 1980. Ph.D. (Immunology & Biochemistry) University of California at San Francisco, 1988. M.D. University of California at San Francisco, 1988. MD, University of Wisconsin Medical School 1957[…][]

  • Tall Stature-Scoliosis-Macrodactyly of the Great Toes Syndrome

    Smooth philtrum Hypopigmented skin patches on arms Dolichocephaly Hoarse voice Small for gestational age Neonatal hypotonia Urticaria Dermal atrophy Pectus excavatum Motor[] Hepatitis Recurrent otitis media Spastic tetraplegia Tetraplegia Cerebral calcification Gingival bleeding Striae distensae Lymphadenopathy Irregular vertebral endplates Vitiligo[]

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