Symptom: Tough skin


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Tough skin: Excessive toughening or scaling of skin.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Tough skin:
  • Possible causes of symptom: Tough skin (13 conditions)
  • Medical conditions causing symptom: Tough skin (20 conditions)
  • Medical conditions causing complication: Tough skin (1 conditions)

    Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:

    Types of Tough skin: scaly skin (23)
    Tough skin type of: Skin symptoms (226), Skin texture changes (37), Scaly skin (23)
    Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions

    Possible causes of symptom: Tough skin: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Tough skin as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

    Conditions listing symptoms: Tough skin: The following list of conditions have 'Tough skin' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

    A

  • Acromegaly ... thick skin
  • Actinic keratosis ... scaly patches

    B

  • Breast Cancer ... scaly breast, scaly areola, scaly nipple

    C

  • Callus ... thickened skin

    D

  • Discoid lupus erythematosus ... scaly rash

    E

  • Eczema ... lichenification (leathery skin), scaling, Ichthyosis (scaly skin areas)
  • Erythroderma ... skin thickening
  • Exfoliative dermatitis ... scaly skin

    I

  • Ichthyosis ... scaling skin, rough skin, thickened skin

    K

  • Keratosis ... scaly patches

    L

  • Lichen planus ... scaly patches

    M

  • Myxedema ... skin thickening

    P

  • Pediculosis ... skin thickening
  • Peripheral vascular disease ... scaly arm skin
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome ... thickened darkened skin patches
  • Psoriasis ... silvery scales, red plaques (red scales)

    R

  • Refsum Disease ... ichthyosis

    S

  • Scleroderma ... skin thickening

    V

  • Vitamin A deficiency ... rough skin

    W

  • Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome ... scaling skin rash (eczema)
    Conditions listing complications: Tough skin: The following list of conditions have 'Tough skin' or similar listed as a complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

    E

  • Eczema ... lichenification (leathery skin)


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