Leucoderma Or Hypo-pigmentation Causes- Know From Dermatologist

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Leucoderma Or Hypo-pigmentation Causes- Know From Dermatologist
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Leucoderma Or Hypo-pigmentation Causes- Know From Dermatologist

“Doctor, What is Leucoderma Or Vitiligo or Hypopigmentation?” These three terms are often used interchangeably by layman, however to dermatologist they have different meanings. Leucoderma or hypopigmentation or hypomelanosis means partial or total loss of skin color, that is visible as light brown to white patches on your skin. Vitiligo is one of cause behind getting leukoderma. The color of your skin…

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Leucoderma Or Hypo-pigmentation Causes
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Leucoderma Or Hypo-pigmentation Causes

Written By Dr Surbhi, MD Skin Last updated: 24/07/21 “Doctor, What is Leucoderma Or Vitiligo or Hypopigmentation?” These three terms are often used interchangeably by layman, however to dermatologist they have different meanings. Leucoderma or hypopigmentation or hypomelanosis means partial or total loss of skin color, that is visible as light brown to white patches on your skin. Vitiligo is…

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FAQ On Vitiligo
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FAQ On Vitiligo

“Doctor, What is Vitiligo? What are vitiligo causes? Can Vitiligo spread by touching? Would my kids have Vitiligo as well? What are Vitiligo symptoms?” Vitiligo is a common depigmenting condition in which areas of skin loose pigment and appears white. It affects about 2 to 3 % of world’s population. However, it is more prominent in people with dark skin….

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Vitiligo Types, Diagnosis And Associations
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Vitiligo Types, Diagnosis And Associations

“Doctor, what is segmental Vitiligo? How Vitiligo is diagnosed? What are various associations of Vitiligo?” Segmental Vitiligo is sub type of Vitiligo. Vitiligo has varied presentation and dermatologist for deciding the course and the treatment classifies it further. I have highlighted the various Vitiligo types briefly here: Localised Vitiligo: Here the lesions are often concentrated on the part of the body….

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Vitiligo Diet- Myth Or Fact
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Vitiligo Diet- Myth Or Fact

Written By Dr Surbhi, MD Skin Last updated: 24/07/21 “Doctor, Does nutrition have a role in vitiligo? Should I avoid white food items?” This is the most common query of a patient with vitiligo. They are eager to know whether there is any role of diet in halting the disease and if there are any foods that can increase the…

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Vitiligo Cure Or Treatment- Know From Dermatologist
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Vitiligo Cure Or Treatment- Know From Dermatologist

Written By Dr Surbhi, MD Skin Last updated: 24/07/21 “Doctor, is there a cure for Vitiligo? What are the various treatment options?” Frankly speaking, there is at present no 100% cure for Vitiligo. But due to latest advancements in treatment both surgically and medically, repigmentation is achievable in majority of cases and disease can be kept under control henceforth. What…

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Does Ayurveda has cure for Vitiligo?
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Does Ayurveda has cure for Vitiligo?

Vitiligo/Leucoderma is characterised by the development of white patches on the skin; though a harmless skin problem, Vitiligo can affect your self-confidence. Ayurveda has shown promising results by treating the person as the whole and not the disease per se. It is an honour to have DR.GAURANG JOSHI, International Ayurveda Physician and expert Ayurveda Dermatologist to enlighten us about the…

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Do not let your skin & hair issues linger

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Dr Surbhi, MD has many accolades to her credit including University topper and triple gold medal during her medical graduation. Her passion is to treat skin problems with lifestyle changes, medicines and minimum procedures.

Do not let your skin & hair issues linger

Consult Dr Surbhi

Dr Surbhi, MD has many accolades to her credit including University topper and triple Gold medal during her Medical graduation. Her passion is to treat skin problems with lifestyle changes, medicines and minimum procedures.