Narrowband UVB therapy for vitiligo: does the repigmentation last?

  title={Narrowband UVB therapy for vitiligo: does the repigmentation last?},
  author={Jan Cezary Sitek and Mark Loeb and J R Ronnevig},
  journal={Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology : JEADV},
  volume={21 7},
BACKGROUND Since 1997, a number of trials have shown promising results in treating generalized vitiligo with narrowband ultraviolet B (UVB) both in adults and children. However, there is little knowledge concerning the duration and permanency of the treatment-induced repigmentation. OBJECTIVE Our main objective was to perform a follow-up trial of successfully treated patients receiving narrowband UVB for generalized vitiligo. METHODS We have investigated to what degree the treatment-induced… CONTINUE READING

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