Skin Hypopigmentation - Differential Diagnosis Algorithm

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Skin Hypopigmentation - Differential Diagnosis Algorithm



Diffuse Congenital - Generalized hypopigmentation of hair, eyes, skin

 • Phenylketonuria

 • Albinism

 • Piebaldism

Diffuse Acquired 

 • Vitiligo

Localized Congenital 

 • Tuberous sclerosis (white "ash leaf" macules)

Localized Acquired

 • Tinea versicolor (can also be hyperpigmented)

 • Pityriasis alba

 • Vitiligo

 • Post-inflammatory hypopigmentation



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