Melanocyte

What is Melanocyte?

It is a type of cell in the body which secretes melanin, resulting in pigmentation of the skin.

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I have a very about 30cm2 area of de pigmented area (It is segmental vitiligo) in the leg. I am planning to undergo surgery to patch it. Which is...

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Both are equally good options for surgery of a stable patch of vitiligo

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I have...

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Is it normal m 38 weeks pregnant n it seems skin has darken lips my neck n face

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common in pregnancy

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Hello dear, I understand your health concerns.
Yes it is very common to have skin darkening in...

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Hi Doctor,

I need to know the following things.

1. Treatment for face whitening.
2. Treatment to remove deep scar in Glabellar region.
3. Treatment...

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Advice regarding pigmentation, acne and hair loss

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I am Dr. Kakkar. I have read...

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I have had this mole on my areola for about a year or so. Does it look cancerous? Is it normal to get moles here? The photo may be hard to tell,...

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Dear Sir, My name is XXXXXXX 43 years old and i am from XXXXXXX XXXXXXX XXXXXXX Few weeks back i had developed few white patches of skin around my...

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Hi, Recently DRL launched Melgain Lotion as topical treatment for Vitiligo patches claimimg success rate of 80 - 90 %. But right from 2004 this was...

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I have noticed very faint line on my fingertips Picture attached. I’m concerned it might be subungual melanoma . Please advise

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Hello dr. M suffring frm vitiligo frm last 10yrs.. Dr. I think i hav done alltypes of treatmet of vitiligo.. like medicens,punch grafting, lazer,...

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Hi. I have a small mole on the outside of my inner thigh. I ve had it since I was four and I want to get rid of it with out knives or surgery. It...

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