Vitiligo is a disease in which the pigment cells of the skin, skin fading, melanocytes, are destroyed in certain areas. Vitiligo usually begins with a few small white patches that may gradually spread to large areas of the body, also affecting the hair follicles, hair loses its colour too. Vitiligo affects approximately 1% of the population.
In this podcast episode, Dr. Adrian Mar, of Vitiligo Association of Australia will give us insight about vitiligo and various treatments available for it.
Dr.Mar, is the Head of the Department of Dermatology at Monash Health, an Adjunct Associate Professor at Monash University and is in private practice in Moonee Ponds in Melbourne. He has a special interest in vitiligo and is the current President of the Vitiligo Association of Australia. He will share how his journey into dermatology led to his special interest into vitiligo, the most common treatment options and inspiring stories from his extensive career.
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