Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Facial Flushing 27 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 27 conditions that can cause Facial Flushing.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Facial Flushing.
  1. Alcohol Withdrawal
  2. Vasovagal Syncope
There are 8 somewhat common conditions that can cause Facial Flushing.
  1. Acne Rosacea
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Erythema Infectiosum
  4. Grave's Disease
  5. Hyperthyroidism
  6. Hypoglycemia
  7. Insulin Reaction
  8. Panic Attacks
There are 6 uncommon conditions that can cause Facial Flushing.
  1. Chinese Restaurant Syndrome
  2. Cluster Headaches
  3. Drug Withdrawal
  4. Narcotic Overdose
  5. Scarlet Fever
  6. Theophylline Toxicity
There are 11 rare conditions that can cause Facial Flushing.
  1. Adenocarcinoma of the Bronchus
  2. Anhidrosis
  3. Autonomic Hyperreflexia
  4. Carcinoid Syndrome
  5. Congo Hemorrhagic Fever
  6. De Quervain's Thyroiditis
  7. Dumping Syndrome
  8. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  9. Neuroblastoma
  10. Serotonin Syndrome
  11. Trigeminal Neuralgia

Last Updated: Feb 8, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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