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Mattapan Public Library, Boston
VITFriends Vitiligo Support Group will host a meeting with a theme We Are Designed To Be SEEN.
Special Guest is Dr. Vaneeta Sheth from Brigham and Womens Hospital, Boston, MA.
Refreshments will be served.
Call Toll-free: 844-374-3639 (844-FRI-ENDZ) or visit http://www.vitfriends.org/ to register for the meeting.
- 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...
- How long does it take to treat vitiligo?
Treatment results will vary by person and type of vitiligo. The rule of thumb is that you will need to allow at least 3 to 6 months before you begin to see results from any trea...
- Will it spread?
Vitiligo activity may vary considerably from person to person. In a good number of patients the disease goes on for 3-4 years and then it settles down, with one or two stubborn...
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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