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Results 1 - 5 of 5 for shingles OR "hyperpigmentation," post inflammatory OR "hypopigmentation," postinflammatory OR scar
  1. Treating Acne in Skin of Color (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... darkened spots on the skin, which dermatologists call “post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation,” can occur at the site of a healed ... these medications may irritate the skin and prolong post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation in some cases. Benzoyl peroxide can also decolorize ...
  2. ... Mumps Mycobacterial Infections Norovirus Infections Parasitic Diseases Pelvic ... Infections Smallpox Staphylococcal Infections Streptococcal Infections ...
  3. Plastic Surgery for Ethnic Patients (American Society of Plastic Surgeons)  
    ... placed strategically where scars will be less visible. Post-operatively, scars can be reduced through topical and injectable medications, ... of developing them decreases with age. Pigment Irregularities: ... the skin, or hypopigmentation, an unusual lightening of the skin, may occur ...
  4. Transverse Myelitis From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... varicella zoster (the virus that causes chickenpox and shingles), herpes simplex, ... post-infectious cases of transverse myelitis, immune system mechanisms, ...
  5. Pain: Hope through Research From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... below), which can follow injury; phantom limb and post-amputation pain (see Phantom Pain in the Appendix), which can result from the surgical removal of a limb; postherpetic neuralgia , which can occur after an outbreak of shingles; and central pain syndrome , which can result from ...