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Vitaligo

Were you looking for information about Vitiligo? Vitaligo is a common misspelling of vitiligo.
 
If you have white patches of skin on your body, you may have a medical condition called vitiligo. This type of disease causes pigmentation problems, including white patches on the skin and prematurely graying hair. Only about 1 to 2 percent of the world's population, or 40 to 50 million people, has vitiligo. Treatment for this condition includes medications, surgery, and adjunctive therapies.
 
(For more information, click Vitiligo. This eMedTV article offers more detailed information on what vitiligo is and how it is diagnosed, as well as how this condition is treated. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
 
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