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What are some possible causes of skin discoloration in the chest?
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Dr. Stephen Friedman
Dermatology
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In brief: Fungus or Vitiligo
There are various causes of pigment disturbance of the chest.
Tinea verisicolor may cause pink, brown, or white plaques. Vitiligo is an autoimmune disease in which the skin turns white due to a loss of pigment.

In brief: Fungus or Vitiligo
There are various causes of pigment disturbance of the chest.
Tinea verisicolor may cause pink, brown, or white plaques. Vitiligo is an autoimmune disease in which the skin turns white due to a loss of pigment.
Dr. Stephen Friedman
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
In brief: Many possibilities
There are many things that may cause discoloration of the skin.
Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, sun exposure, allergic reactions, bacterial, viral or fungal infections, insect bites, friction, and cancer can all cause discoloration of the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.

In brief: Many possibilities
There are many things that may cause discoloration of the skin.
Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, sun exposure, allergic reactions, bacterial, viral or fungal infections, insect bites, friction, and cancer can all cause discoloration of the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.
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