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Cure for vitiligo - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Pigmentation Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi
User :   may I know your name dactor
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
Doctor :   Dr.Anand
User :   Recently I am suffering from some skin disesse
Doctor :   ok
User :   I consulted one doctor
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   I got white patches on face and and one of thelips
User :   Age:25
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long u have this white patch
User :   Software engineer
User :   Kukatpally
Doctor :   ok
User :   Hyderabad
User :   5.3 height and 48 kgs
Doctor :   ok
User :   doctor said that its some vitaligo
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   vitiligo isit
Doctor :   how long u have this problem
User :   Will it be cured
Doctor :   how many years i mean
User :   Its from 2years
User :   Igot it first on lip
User :   Just a dot
Doctor :   r u taking any medicine as of now
User :   So I didnt go to doctor
User :   No I stopped it
User :   I just used for a month
Doctor :   goal of treatment is to stop or slow the progression of pigment loss and, if you desire, attempt to return some color to your skin.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   There is no cure for vitiligo
Doctor :   but u need to use this medicine regularly
User :   Will it spread over the whole skin
Doctor :   in some cases, medical treatment for vitiligo may not be necessary
Doctor :   Self-care steps, such as using sunscreen and applying cosmetic camouflage cream, may improve the appearance of your skin.
Doctor :   for fair-skinned individuals, avoiding tanning can make the areas almost unnoticeable.
User :   will it spread over the whole skin
User :   Hi R U there
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