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Toxin Induced Skin Changes

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Toxin Induced Skin Changes

  • Causes
  • Needle Tracks
  1. Intravenous Cocaine
  2. Heroin
  3. Dapsone
  • Causes
  • Red Skin
  • Causes
  • Blue Skin
  1. See Skin Discoloration
  2. Cyanosis
  3. Methemoglobinemia
    1. Nitrates
    2. Nitrites
    3. Aniline dyes
    4. Phenazopyridine
  4. Chronic medication uses associated with blue-gray skin
    1. Amiodarone
    2. Argyria (Silver)
    3. Aresenic
    4. Alkaptonuria
    5. Gold Therapy
  1. Barbiturates
  2. Carbon Monoxide
  3. Sedative hypnotics
  4. Snake Bites or Spider Bites
  5. Chemical Weapon (or Chemotherapy) exposure to Vesicants (Blister Agents)