Uremic frost or the excretion of urea through the skin. Photograph courtesy of Steven H. Goldberg, MD
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In one review [Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2006;72:119-25], the following were associated with chronic renal failure:

Skin Changes

Nail Changes

Hair Changes

Oral Changes

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