Pigment International

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 65--77

Pathogenesis of vitiligo: An update


Amanjot K Arora, Muthu S Kumaran 
 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
Muthu S Kumaran
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector-12, Chandigarh - 160 012
India

Vitiligo is the most common depigmentary disorder that has been affecting human lives across centuries. Despite its high prevalence, not much can be said precisely about its pathogenesis. Over the years, several theories based on a lot of research have been put forward and many more are coming up each day. This article aims to summarise the various theories put forward so far and highlight the Recent updates in each of them.


How to cite this article:
Arora AK, Kumaran MS. Pathogenesis of vitiligo: An update.Pigment Int 2017;4:65-77


How to cite this URL:
Arora AK, Kumaran MS. Pathogenesis of vitiligo: An update. Pigment Int [serial online] 2017 [cited 2022 May 28 ];4:65-77
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