Depigmentation

What is Depigmentation?

Depigmentation is absence or loss of pigmentation (or less than normal pigmentation) in the skin or hair.

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Have had red expansion line below lower lip for about two months,not going away.

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Seems to be vitiligo, topical steroid & tacrolimus ointment

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Found a medium sized beige/white blotch on the bridge of my nose. Made an appointment with my primary doctor to get a referral to see a...

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Upload pictures under report section or mail them

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Semi skin colored pigmentation on knuckles and palm of hands in lines and ovals less than a cm long you can feel them

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Either post inflammatory depigmentation or previtiligo

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