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Hypopigmentation

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Progressive macular hypomelanosis. © Waikato District Health Board

Pityriasis versicolor 1

Pityriasis versicolor. © DermNet NZ

 

 

 

Pediatric disorders of pigmentation commonly seen in skin of color.
Ascha M, Irfan M.
Semin Cutan Med Surg. 2016 Dec;35(4):191-200. doi: 10.12788/j.sder.2016.064. Review.

Idiopathic guttate hypomelanosis: A review of its etiology, pathogenesis, findings, and treatments.
Juntongjin P, Laosakul K.
Am J Clin Dermatol. 2016 May 20. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Pityriasis alba - common disease, enigmatic entity: up-to-date review of the literature.
Miazek N, Michalek I, Pawlowska-Kisiel M, Olszewska M, Rudnicka L.
Pediatr Dermatol. 2015 Nov;32(6):786-91. doi: 10.1111/pde.12683. Epub 2015 Oct 19. Review.

Tinea versicolor in dark-skinned individuals. 
Kallini JR, Riaz F, Khachemoune A.
Int J Dermatol. 2014 Feb;53(2):137-41. doi: 10.1111/ijd.12345. Epub 2013 Dec 10. Review.

Pigmentation disorders: hyperpigmentation and hypopigmentation. 
Nicolaidou E, Katsambas AD.
Clin Dermatol. 2014 Jan-Feb;32(1):66-72. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2013.05.026. Review.

Hypopigmented mycosis fungoides: a review of its clinical features and pathophysiology. 
Furlan FC, Sanches JA.
An Bras Dermatol. 2013 Nov-Dec;88(6):954-60. doi: 10.1590/abd1806-4841.20132336. Review.

Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome. 
Greco A, Fusconi M, Gallo A, Turchetta R, Marinelli C, Macri GF, De Virgilio A, de Vincentiis M.
Autoimmun Rev. 2013 Sep;12(11):1033-8. doi: 10.1016/j.autrev.2013.01.004. Epub 2013 Apr 6. Review.

Clinicopathological correlation of acquired hypopigmentary disorders.
Patel AB, Kubba R, Kubba A.
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2013 May-Jun;79(3):376-82. doi: 10.4103/0378-6323.110800. Review.

Progressive macular hypomelanosis: an overview. 
Relyveld GN, Menke HE, Westerhof W.
Am J Clin Dermatol. 2007;8(1):13-9. Review.

[Diagnosing hypopigmented lesions in black skin]. 
Faye O.
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2006 Nov;133(11):877-84. Review. French. No abstract available.

Management of dyschromias in ethnic skin. 
Halder RM, Richards GM.
Dermatol Ther. 2004;17(2):151-7. Review.

 

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