Vitiligo Treatment
Vitiligo is a pigmentation disorder in which melanocytes in the skin – tissues that line the inside of the mouth, nose, the genital areas, the rectal areas (mucous membranes) and the retina of the eyes – are destroyed as a result of which white patches of skin appear on different parts of the body.
The term Vitiligo is probably derived from the latin word Vitilus – meaning calf and was first used by roman physician Celsus of 1st century AD,The characteristics white patches of disease resembled the white patches of a spotted calf in India. Leukoderma is a generic name for relatively or absolutely lightened in colour. 
Treatment
The primary goal is to restore the function of the skin & improve the patient’s appearance. The choice of therapy depends upon the number of patches, the size of patch & on patient’s preference for the treatment.
* Topical steroid therapy.
* Topical psoralen photochemotherapy.
* Oral psoralen photochemotherapy.
* Oral steroid therapy.
* Depigmentation.
Contact Us
Contact Details
Address
Komal Clinic, Survey No 718 Flat No 11,Near Lal Mahal Kasba Ganpati, Budhwar Peth, Pune, Maharashtra 411002
Business Hours
Mon - Sat : 09:30 AM - 01:00 PM / 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Sun : 09:30 AM - 01:00 PM / Closed