What Are Less Common Causes of Stretch Marks?
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I would advise ;you seek a dermatology consult, if you have not had one as of yet. The purpose would be to ensure that you have striae after all.
Since the usual causes do not seem to be applicable ( weight-lifting, heavy exercise, oral or topical steroid use, pregnancy, lactation) and you have been checked for Cushing's Disease, it is possible that there is a different diagnosis such as granulomatous slack skin, cutis laxa etc.
If you want me to give you an unusual cause, striae have rarely been repoorted with liver disease.
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