White Skin

Whitening skin patches are usually caused by a pigmentation disorder called “hypopigmentation” (low melanin pigment). The best known example is vitiligo, which is an autoimmune pigmentation disorder that causes white skin patches and also patches of white hair. Note that ...

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Causes

Hypopigmentation vs Pallor: The main cause of actual whitening or lightening of the skin is from a lack of pigment ...

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Is it true whiteness of the skin? White skin patches? Or could it be some other type of similar symptom ...

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