Vitiligo diagnosis

Vitiligo can be diagnosed by using physical examination. Blood test, thyroid test, skin biopsy. Vitiligo is of two types they are

a. Localised: They are defined as one or more lesions present on skin in one area.

Eg: focal Vitiligo, Vitiligo universalis.

b. Generalised: They are defined as several skin lesions in several areas.

Eg: Acrofacial Vitiligo, Vitiligo vulgaris, Vitiligo universalis.

The above mentioned types are diagnosed by physical examination and skin biopsy.

Related Journals of Vitiligo Diagnosis

Journal of Vitiligo & Dermatomyositis, Journal of Allergy & Therapy, Dermatology Case ReportsJournal of Pigmentary Disorders, Medical Journal of Babylon, European Journal of Dermatology, unboundMEDLINE,, EBSCO Host Connection.