Clinical pattern of vitiligo amongst Indians.

  title={Clinical pattern of vitiligo amongst Indians.},
  author={Virender Nath Sehgal and V. L. Rege and F P Mascarenhas and V N Kharangate},
  journal={The Journal of dermatology},
  volume={3 2},
Vitiligo incidence in the series was 14 per thousand. The affliction of the younger subjects was frequent, the mean value of age at onset being 24.25 years. Both the sexes were affected and there was no significant difference between the two. The duration of the disease had wide variations, majority reporting in the course of one year. The emotional undertones and the ocurrence of the disease amongst family links were observed as provocating factors in some cases. Ivory white macules associated… CONTINUE READING