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will be held alongside International Forum on Paediatric Dermatology, which will take place in Rome (Italy), on October 5-7, 2017.
This is an exciting opportunity to meet the international experts of pediatric dermatology and discuss with them about recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric skin diseases, including vitiligo.
In addition to the scientific value of this meeting, all participants may seize the given opportunity to interact with experts in a friendly setting in the Eternal City.
Join us for this event and plan to submit your own studies and case presentations either as oral communication or poster.
We look forward to welcoming you in Rome.
On behalf of the Organizing Committee and G. Marconi University,
Torello Lotti MD
Fabio Arcangeli MD
Giuseppe Ruggiero MD
- How can I explain vitiligo to my children?
Vitiligo can be puzzling for a child because a person who has it isn't "ill" in a common sense. To choose the right words to explain vitiligo diagnosis to a child, first consi...
- Is there a special diet for vitiligo?
In short, no. Some people find that certain foods may worsen their vitiligo symptoms or that others may improve their skin condition. We found no scientific evidence that a sp...
- What are risks of oral and topical corticosteroids?
Corticosteroid drugs (like hydrocortisone, and others) are often used for treating vitiligo. By mimicing the effects of hormones your body produces naturally in your adrenal gla...
Though it is not always easy to treat vitiligo, there is much to be gained by clearly understanding the diagnosis, the future implications, treatment options and their outcomes.
Many people deal with vitiligo while remaining in the public eye, maintaining a positive outlook, and having a successful career.Copyright (C) Bodolóczki Júlia
By taking a little time to fill in the anonymous questionnaire, you can help researchers better understand and fight vitiligo.