dyschromia

dyschromia

 [dis-kro´me-ah]
any disorder of pigmentation of the skin or hair.

dys·chro·mi·a

(dis-krō'mē-ă),
Any abnormality in the color of the skin.

changed skin pigmentation

A nonspecific term for any alteration in skin pigmentation of any cause and portent.

dys·chro·mi·a

(dis-krō'mē-ă)
Any abnormality in the color of the skin.

Patient discussion about dyschromia

Q. Is it possible for teenager (13-25 years old) to have a white hair? (For tropical people) If possible, why?

A. And example of how it looks in poliosis:
http://dermis.multimedica.de/dermisroot/en/1269324/image.htm

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References in periodicals archive ?
Morishima, "A clinical variety of localized cutaneous amyloidosis characterized by dyschromia (amyloidosis cutis dyschromica)," Jpn J Dermatol Series B, vol.
We present a case of dasatinib-associated dyschromia in the setting of newfound borderline hypovitaminosis D and review those cases in the literature.
(iii) Coating of the inner walls of the access cavity with adhesive to avoid dyschromia associated with this procedure by preventing blood infiltration in dentinal tubules.
Melasma is a common dyschromia that often motivates the search for dermatological care.
DRMA[degrees]Bright Complex with its antiA[degrees]pigmentation action acts on vascular and pigmentary dyschromia reducA[degrees]ing dark circles, while Vitamin CG smoothens wrinkles.Vitamin B3 has antiA[degrees]inflammaA[degrees] tory properties to soothe redness around the eyes caffeine's action puffiness, reducing shadows in the while decongesting will reduce eye contours.
Focusing on ultra-thin ceramic restorations, Dr Stefan Koubi (France) emphasised that keeping some of the dyschromia and working closely with the technician to achieve the ideal colour match was key.
The clinical features of onychomycosis (Table 1) include nail bed hyperkeratosis with subsequent separation of the nail plate from the nail bed (onycholysis), the presence of subungual debris, and nail plate dyschromia. Individuals with onychomycosis also may experience associated inflammation and tenderness of the nail bed or periungual tissue.
According to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), exposure to high levels of mercury in cosmetic products can cause skin rashes (contact dermatitis and acne venenata), skin discoloration and scarring (post inflammatory dyschromia), and can reduce the skin's resistance to bacterial and mycotic skin disorders.
(35-38) Chemical peels can be used on patients with darker skin, but caution is required to avoid dyschromia. (39) Other adverse effects include dry skin, crusting, and facial erythema.
In the recovery phase, which lasts from 3-10 days, the skin will undergo re-epithelization, and dyschromia. (7) Ocular problems, desquamation, fatigue and the risk of infection remain an issue.
They included pruritus, dyschromia (hypo or hyperpigmentation at the site of treatment) and scar formation.
Ache is commonly associated with postinflammatory hyperpigmentation in patients of color, which often can be more bothersome to patients than are the ache lesions that caused the dyschromia. In skin of color, PIH can occur secondary to any ache lesion, even comedonal lesions with no clinical appearance of inflammation.