Vitiligo also recognised as Leucoderma or White Patches is a common de-pigmentary disorder affecting about 1% of the world populace irrespective of race, ethnic background or gender. On the gloomy skin, these depigmented blotches have a very striking and mutilating effect causing many a times severe psychological complications.
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What are the symptoms of Vitiligo?
People having vitiligo can visually see white patches on their skin which are typically found in areas where body is bare to the sun, including hands, feet, arms, face, and lips. The other portions of the body where white patches can appear are the groin and armpits, navel and near the mouth, nostrils, genitals and rectum.
What are the causes of vitiligo?
As I said, vitiligo is an autoimmune condition and triggering factors are not fully understood. This condition can be start from any scar or traumatic areas. It Called Koebner Phenomemon.
What are the types of Vitiligo?
Vitiligo- following types –
- Focal vitiligo – Single small lesion
- Vitiligo vulgaris – Generalised vitiligo – Multiple whitish patches on all over body
- Lip-Tip Vitiligo – More confined on lips and finger tips
- Segmental vitiligo – Vitiligo on perticular segment of body