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Can you die from acanthosis nigricans ?

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Dr. Paige Gutheil
Family Medicine
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In brief: Not specifically

The skin condition is not deadly, but it can be a clue to underlying metabolic problems (like Insulin resistance, diabetes, lipid problems) that increase risk of complications and death.
It is a sign to get a full check up and start healthier behaviors.

In brief: Not specifically

The skin condition is not deadly, but it can be a clue to underlying metabolic problems (like Insulin resistance, diabetes, lipid problems) that increase risk of complications and death.
It is a sign to get a full check up and start healthier behaviors.
Dr. Paige Gutheil
Dr. Paige Gutheil
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