Vitiligo is a chronic skin condition characterized by portions of the skin losing
their pigment. It occurs when skin pigment cells die or are unable to function.
Vitiligo (vit-ih-LIE-go) is a disease that causes the loss of skin color in blotches.
The extent and rate of color loss from vitiligo is unpredictable. It can affect the skin
Vitiligo (vit-ill-EYE-go) is a disorder in which white patches of skin appear on ...
Vitiligo can also affect the mucous membranes (such as the tissue inside the ...
This publication contains general information about vitiligo. Individual sections
describe what vitiligo is, who is affected, its symptoms, how it is diagnosed, and ...
Vitiligo (vit-uh-lie-go) causes the skin to lose color. Patches of lighter skin appear.
Some people develop a few patches. Others lose much more skin color.
Three myths about the treatment of vitiligo prevail in the medical profession. The
first myth is that treatment of vitiligo is "impossible." This is clearly not true and ...
Vitiligo is a skin condition whose exact cause is unknown. In vitiligo, patches of
skin lose their pigmentation when the pigment producing cells, the 'melanocytes'
Feb 8, 2016 ... Vitiligo is a continual and long-term skin problem that produces patches of white
depigmentation that develop and enlarge in certain sections of ...
Jun 19, 2015 ... Vitiligo is an acquired pigmentary disorder of the skin and mucous membranes,
and it is characterized by circumscribed depigmented macules ...
Nov 1, 2014 ... Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, research, and treatment of vitiligo, an
incurable pigmentation disorder and autoimmune disease that ...