Treatment of vitiligo with broadband ultraviolet B and vitamins

  title={Treatment of vitiligo with broadband ultraviolet B and vitamins},
  author={Philip C. Don and Aurel O. Iuga and Anne Dacko and Kathleen Hardick},
  journal={International Journal of Dermatology},
Background  While oral psoralen plus ultraviolet A (PUVA) remains the most popular therapeutic modality for vitiligo, recent reports have shown that narrowband ultraviolet B (UVB) also induces significant repigmentation. In this study we evaluated the efficacy of broadband UVB on actively spreading, progressive vitiligo in patients who had been followed for many months (12 or more) in our practice, who continued to depigment despite treatment. 

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