Posts Tagged ‘treatment’

Post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation

Saturday, November 28th, 2009

What is post-infammatory hyperpigmentation? It is a discolouration that is left on the skin after an underlying skin disease has healed. The underlying skin disease may be trauma, skin infection, eczema (dermatitis) or a drug reaction. In dark-skinned persons, the colour tends to be more intense and persists for a longer period. The pigmentation tends […]

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