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White patches on forehead, knee, face, back. Taking ayurvedic medicines. Treatment?

sir iam so worried with vitiligo . i had got white patches on my forehead and knee by birth itself. at the age of 25 i did blister grafing bt it is partiially cured. bt now i experience small patches on my face,back, and hands.iam taking ayurvedhic it is time consuming too. iam so worried bcoz, my marriage is fixed in email id : YYYY@YYYY
Asked On : Thu, 9 Aug 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi mads,
Thanks for writing in.

Effective treatment are now available for vitiligo or white spots.
Few oral medications and few newer lotions like pseudocatalse are now available .
Also phototherapy and excimer laser are effective in treating white spots.

Consult a good dermatologist for taking these treatments.

Hope this helps.

MD Dermatologist.
Answered: Tue, 16 Oct 2012
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