Dermatology Book


Postinflammatory Hypopigmentation

Aka: Postinflammatory Hypopigmentation
  1. See Also
    1. Postinflammatory Hyperpigmentation
    2. Pigment Disorders
  2. Pathophysiology
    1. Skin inflammation or injury resulting in loss of pigment
  3. Causes
    1. Conditions
      1. Tinea Versicolor
      2. Atopic Dermatitis
      3. Pityriasis Alba
      4. Psoriasis
      5. Guttate Psoriasis
    2. Procedure Complications
      1. Dermabrasion
      2. Chemical Peels
      3. Cryotherapy
      4. Intralesional Corticosteroid Injection
  4. Management
    1. Treat underlying cause
  5. References
    1. Plensdorf (2017) Am Fam Physician 96(12): 797-804 [PubMed]

Post-inflammatory hypopigmentation (C0333612)

Concepts Disease or Syndrome (T047)
SnomedCT 27799005, 277787003
English Post inflammatory hypopigmentation, Post-inflammatory hypopigment, Postinflammatory hypopigmentation, Post-inflammatory hypopigmentation, Post-inflammatory hypopigmentation (disorder), Postinflammatory hypopigmentation (morphologic abnormality)
Dutch postinflammatoire hypopigmentatie
French Hypopigmentation post-inflammatoire
German Hypopigmentation nach Entzuendung
Italian Ipopigmentazione post-infiammatoria
Portuguese Hipopigmentação pós-inflamatória
Spanish Hipopigmentación postinflamatoria, hipopigmentación posinflamatoria (anomalía morfológica), hipopigmentación posinflamatoria (trastorno), hipopigmentación posinflamatoria
Japanese エンショウゴシキソチンチャクテイカ, 炎症後色素沈着低下
Czech Pozánětlivá hypopigmentace
Hungarian Gyulladás utáni hypopigmentatio
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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