Vitiligo

  • Differential Dx: vitiligo
    • Vitiligo usually presents with larger periorificial and acral lesions and is also characterized by total (not partial) depigmentation.
    • Vitiligo does not scale.
    • Pink and red-brown lesions on the chest are differentiated from seborrheic dermatitis of the same areas by the KOH preparation.
  • Reference from CMDT (61st Ed), Pg no: 118.

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