Paleness

Alternative Names

Skin – pale or gray; Pallor

Definition of Paleness

Paleness is an abnormal loss of color from normal skin or mucous membranes.

Review

Jonathan Kantor, M.D., North Florida Dermatology Associates, Jacksonville, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 4/13/2009

Skin layers

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