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The World Vitiligo Day 2020 headquarters will continue its international journey and move from Hanoi, Vietnam to Belgrade – the outspoken, proud and audacious capital city of Serbia – under the firm leadership of Prof. Ivana Binić, MD.
Leader of the Serbian Vitiligo Support Group Mrs. Slobodanka Mijatovi will be in charge of patient communication and coordination.
UPDATE March 11, 2020: Due to extenuating circumstances, the World Vitiligo Day celebrations are moving online. Stay tuned for updates.
- Which diseases most commonly accompany vitiligo?
According to a 10-year study, vitiligo patients have a statistically significant higher prevalence of other autoimmune conditions and dermatological disorders: hypothyroidism...
- 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...
- Vitiligo and hearing loss: any connection?
In short, NO. Recent research shows no relationship between a degree of skin depigmentation and hearing loss severity in vitiligo patients. The results of this study showed tha...
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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