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Nodules and White patches
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Nodules and White patches


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Results: Causes of Nodules AND White patches

    1. Leprosy
     A chronic, progressive infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae which causes skin sores and also affects the eyes, mucous membranes and peripheral more »

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Results: Causes of Nodules OR White patches

    1. Acne
     Pimples and blackheads on the face and skin....more »
    2. Alibert disease 2
     A localized skin infection spread by sandflies and caused by Leishmania tropica. Infections are most common in South America, Midddle East, Mediterranean and Africa. The incubation period lasts from weeks to months....more »
    3. Dermatofibroma
     A benign skin growth that usually occurs on the legs but may affect the arms or trunk. The growth is usually discolored and contains hard, scar-like tissue. A minor injury such as an insect bite or a thorn can result in a dermatofibroma. The color of the ...more »
    4. Erythema nodosum
     Allergic skin condition usually on the legs...more »
    5. Fibrosarcoma
     Fibrosarcoma is a malignant tumor derived from fibrous connective tissue and characterized by immature proliferating fibroblasts or undifferentiated anaplastic spindle cells....more »
    6. Fungal infections
     Any condition caused by fungus....more »
    7. Granuloma inguinale
     Granulomous disease spread sexually....more »
    8. Heberden's nodes
     A condition which is characterized by small hard nodules usually in the interphalangeal joints...more »
    9. Hereditary amyloidosis
     An inherited form of amyloidosis which is characterized by a build up of the protein amyloid in tissues and organs. This form of amyloidosis tends to affect mainly the nervous system and gastrointestinal tract. Symptoms are determined by the size and loca...more »
    10. Hidradenitis Suppurativa
     A bacterial skin infection that occurs when sweat glands become blocked. Inflamed, pus producing nodules develop and eventually cause scarring. Mainly affects sweat glands in the armpits, groin, breasts and anal areas....more »

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