Argyria Differential Diagnoses

Updated: May 13, 2022
  • Author: Kamila K Padlewska, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Also consider the following:

Argyria may produce a yellow-brown deposition within the dermis that may need to be to distinguished from early ochronosis. [17]

Localized cutaneous argyria may resemble and need to be distinguished from melanocytic lesions. [18]

Differential Diagnoses