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Could vitiligo affect my unborn child?

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Dr. Shehzad Topiwala MD

trainer. Could you help please as this is really affecting me Kind regards, Kulbir Gill ... or ejaulation makes me loose weight rapidly and makes vitiligo spots larger? I went through emotional... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shehzad Topiwala ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

on the affected areas & to be exposed to the sun light for 15 minutes with this the skin started turning pink ... then consulted once more Dermatologist who diagnosed it to be Earlier Vitiligo & prescribed... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

it increases and complete body skin becomes white. According to Google this disease is called as Vitiligo . My question is if father is suffering from this disease then what are the chances that his child... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar MD

be affected with vitiligo and due to thyroid any problems would baby develop.pl clear my doubt. ... vitiligo below my lips and since 5years its not spreaded and also has got thyroid with TSH 2.23,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Hello Doctor I had vitiligo on my face during my childhood. I had a lot of treatments ... cousin (close relative - my father s sister s daughter). Will this increase the probability of my child ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Ahmad Khan MD

My mom got vitiligo at age of 55 and now my 5 year old nephew got a white dot and doctors diagnosed it as vitiligo. I am pregnant and would like to know if my unborn child has chances of getting... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ahmad Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

My daughter was just diagnosed with vitiligo The dr was matter of fact about it and not supportive and said nothing could be done to help her Is there a cure for this? If not is there anything she can do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Kakkar MD

it affected our boy? 2. Are there alternate ways of confirming white patches are really symptoms of Vitiligo ... & bottom). We consulted dermatologist for a doubt on Vitiligo in Bangalore last week.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Arnold Zedd MD

are the chances that it could be either or? and if I have another child will have either one? At this point, our ... of a quarter piece. We were sent to a dermatologist where he was diagnosed with... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arnold Zedd ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

Hi. my name is merci wood. I wanted to know what s the chances of having vitiligo if a parent has it. I m 17 years of age, and have no signs of vitiligo marks on my body, however I did have very bad ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

HI. Vitiligo is not hereditary and will have no effect upon your unborn child

Dr.     Sameer Kumar MD

this could be vitiligo. please consult a dermatologist

Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to HCM May be unrelated Both could be the consequence of an auto-immune disease See an Internist / investigation may be necessary... Regards