Vitiligo is divided into generalized or non-segmental vitiligo
characterized by white patches, often symmetrical, usually increasing in size with time and localized or segmental vitiligo characterized by white patches with unilateral distribution that may totally or partially match a dermatome but not necessarily.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the usefulness of the Melan-A marker for identifying and estimating melanocyte content in different zones of non-segmental vitiligo lesions: the zone of depigmented skin, marginal zone (bordering the area), and zone of perilesional normally pigmented skin.
Immunohistochemical and histochemical analyses were performed for 16 patients with non-segmental vitiligo and for 10 healthy volunteers.
The 16 patients examined with non-segmental vitiligo included 11 women and five men.
2 percent were diagnosed with mixed vitiligo, which is SSV plus non-segmental vitiligo
Participants with non-segmental vitiligo on the face or neck were randomized into combination group treated with 308nm excimer laser and topical hydrocortisone 17-butyrate cream, and control group treated with only 308nm excimer laser.
A RCT involved 43 adult vitiligo participants with limited or slowly spreading non-segmental vitiligo.
Halo nevusler vitiligolu cocuklarda gozlenebilmekte olup, non-segmental vitiligo baslangicindan once ortaya cikabilmektedir.
Cocukluk cagi vitiligo hastalarinda en sik gozlenen birliktelik Hashimoto tiroiditi ile olanidir ve bu birliktelik non-segmental vitiligo hastalarinda daha belirgindir (8).
Therefore, the aim of this work was to assess GM-CSF levels in the serum of Egyptian patients with non-segmental vitiligo.
This pilot study included 40 patients (25 females and 15 males) with non-segmental vitiligo.
Out of the 40 patients with non-segmental vitiligo enrolled in this study, 25 were females (62.