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Official Title: Evaluation of the Efficacy and the Cutaneous Acceptability of a Dermocosmetic Product in the Repigmentation of Vitiligo
In Brief: Comparative study, Lithium liposome versus placebo in intra-individual study.
Ages Eligible: 18 Years and older
Start Date: November 20, 2019
Completion Date (estimated): May 2020
Status: Enrolling by invitation
Study ID from ClinicalTrials.gov: NCT04171427
Other Study ID Numbers: 18E1721
Location: Hbib thamer Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
Contact: To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact Dr. Samy FENNICHE. Please refer to this study by its NCT number.
- What is vitiligo?
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...
- Isn't it just a cosmetic disorder?
Contrary to popular belief, vitiligo is not a cosmetic disorder but a systemic disease affecting the largest body organ and other vital systems, with multiple comorbidities. Fo...
- Is vitiligo contagious?
Vitiligo is NOT contagious. It cannot be passed on or caught from touching someone with vitiligo, shaking hands, swimming in the same pool, sharing towels, sitting next to someo...
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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