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Addison’s Disease

Medically Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner, MD on June 22, 2021

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Addison’s disease. Hyperpigmentation representing an accentuation of normal pigmentation of the hand of a patient with Addison’s disease (left). For comparison, the hand of a normal individual, matched for ethnic pigmentation, is shown on the right.

Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas & Synopsis of Clinical Dermatology
Klaus Wolff, Richard Allen Johnson, Dick Suurmond
Copyright 2005, 2001, 1997, 1993 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All Rights reserved.

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Sources: Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas & Synopsis of Clinical Dermatology
Klaus Wolff, Richard Allen Johnson, Dick Suurmond
Copyright 2005, 2001, 1997, 1993 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All Rights reserved.

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