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What is the definition or description of: skin pigment changes?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Pigments in our: skin are what gives skin color. When ultraviolet radiation penetrates the skin - if can lead to changes in skin color. Skin pigment changes can cause skin to be light or dark or to vary in color.

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What could be the cause of skin pigment changes?

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Dr. Lorrie Klein
Dermatology 36 years experience
Skin pigment change: Pigment changes can be caused by sun damage, certain plants and fruits when touched to the skin, scarring, trauma from lasers, peels, etc.

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