Top 10 Strange Skin Diseases

Top 10 Strange weirdest skin diseases 

6. Hypertrichosis

From the neo-Latin for "super hair growth" (but also called Ambras syndrome or werewolf syndrome), is usually a congenital (born with), but can also be acquired from rare side effects arising from the use of drugs, usually associated with cancer drugs. There are two types of Hypertrichosis: generalized and localized. The generalized afflicts the whole body, while that afflicts localized focused areas. There are no known permanent cure for Hypertrichosis, but some localized Hypertrichosis sufferers opt for hair removal with laser treatment once a month.

7. Vitiligo

He was suffering the late Michael Jackson, subject to depigmentation of his skin and that it is subjected to continuous treatment in response to it. We do not know the causes. Some research suggests that it may be an autoimmune disease, while others suggest that it causes neural viral. Whatever the case, it afflicts the 1-2% of the population and is more noticeable in people with high levels of melanin. There are various treatments available depending on the severity of Vitiligo.

8. Tungiasi

The tungiasi is a skin disease caused by an inflammation caused by facultative ectoparasite female, Tunga penetrans flea, also known as the jigger. Causes painful skin lesions, identified by a black dot at the center of a swelling and a red lump. These fleas are native to the West Indies, but have spread in Africa and Latin America. If your injuries are not treated, they can end up in gangrene.

9. Porphyrias

Porphyrias are a group of rare diseases, hereditary or acquired by means of certain enzymes that normally participate in the production of porphyrins and heme (the pigment of red blood cells). They both occur with neurological complications or skin problems. When the skin is concerned, manifests itself in photosensitivity, blisters, itching and swelling.

10. Blaschko 's lines

Skin lines are invisible under normal conditions. Become visible when certain diseases of the skin or mucosa manifest themselves according to these schemes. They follow a "V" shape on his back, "S" shaped whorls over the chest, stomach and hips and undulating shapes on the head. There is no known cure.

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