News - 21 Jul `15Review of the current vitiligo research.

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Our free quarterly review of the latest in vitiligo research is now available for download. Forty six papers published between early April and end of June 2015 were thoroughly reviewed, summarized and referenced in 10 pages for your convenience. Start with Highlights or Download now.

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        Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is a relatively common skin disease characterized by smooth, white, painless spots or patches on various parts of the body and hairs above i...

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        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...