ISBN-10 : 1138063592
ISBN-13 : 978-1138063594
Dimensions : 8.5 x 1 x 11 inches
Publisher : CRC Press; 1st edition (September 17, 2020)
Language: : English
FORMAT ORIGINAL PDF
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Vitiligo is a disorder having a significant impact in dark-skinned individuals. Along with the historical, cultural, and psychological aspects of the disease the multifactorial pathogenesis of this disorder is discussed in detail with special emphasis on the newer hypotheses proposed in the causation. Descriptions of the clinical aspects of the disease are supplemented with clinical photographs covering the latest therapeutic and surgical treatment options. Nonconventional treatments such as cosmetic camouflage and tattooing are also discussed. Topics of controversy such as the role of diet, patient selection for surgery, and so on, are covered in depth.
Discusses the recent advances in treatment
Quality of life and psychological aspects covered
Nonconventional treatment options included with practical tips on vitiligo surgery
Controversial topics covered