Vitiligo on black skin: epidemiological and clinical aspects in dermatology, Cotonou (Benin).

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BACKGROUND Vitiligo is unsightly on darkly pigmented skin and leads important stigmatization because of the mix-up with leprosy. PATIENTS AND METHODS We analyzed retrospectively the epidemiological and clinical patterns of vitiligo on darkly pigmented skin between 1988 and 2008 in the Department of Dermatology in Cotonou (Benin). The diagnosis was made… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/ijd.13366

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@article{Dgbo2017VitiligoOB, title={Vitiligo on black skin: epidemiological and clinical aspects in dermatology, Cotonou (Benin).}, author={B{\'e}r{\'e}nice D{\'e}gbo{\'e} and Felix A Atadokp{\'e}d{\'e} and Bayaki Saka and Hugues Ad{\'e}gbidi and Christiane Koudoukpo and Hubert G. Y{\'e}domon and Florencia do Ango-Padonou}, journal={International journal of dermatology}, year={2017}, volume={56 1}, pages={92-96} }