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Skin Research Center at Shohada-e Tajrish Hospital, Ghods Sq, Shahrdary St., Tehran, Iran
A one-day intense program, connected with 10th Congress of New Articles, Innovations in Dermatology. Notable speakers include Prof. Parviz Toossi and Prof. Fariba Ghalamkarpour, Prof. Jana Hercogova (Czech Republic), Prof. Torello Lotti (Italy), Dr. Andy Goren (USA), Dr. Zoulikha Zarrab (Russia), Prof. Davinder Parsad (India), Prof. Xing Hua Gao (China) and Prof. Robert A. Schwartz (USA.)
- Who is prone to vitiligo?
Scientists know that some people are genetically predisposed to a specific group of autoimmune diseases – including generalized vitiligo – but do not know who and why.It doesn’t...
- What tests should be done?
A well-trained dermatologist should be able to diagnose vitiligo and distinguish it from contact leukoderma or more than twenty other conditions with similar skin appearance bas...
- 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
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