Vitiligo Surgery in Hyderabad

What is vitiligo ?

Vitiligo is not a life-threatening medical condition. Vitiligo presents as white patches on skin. Sometimes, it expands its area and covers a larger one while other times, it may stop expanding.

When is vitiligo surgery advised?

Many factors need to be considered before selecting a patient for vitiligo surgery. The most important factors are

  • Stability of the white patch
  • Size of the white patch
  • Location of the white patch
  • Age of the patient

What are the methods of vitiligo surgery available?

  • Punch grafting
  • Split thickness skin grafting
  • Suction blister grafting
  • Hair follicle grafting
  • Non cultured epidermal suspension
  • Cultured melanocyte transplantation

Which method of vitiligo surgery is ideal?

There is nothing like a ideal surgery.Type of method of vitiligo surgery is selected based on the below factors

  • Age of patient
  • Size and total area of depigmentation
  • Type of vitiligo
  • Location of the white patch
  • Patient expectations
  • In whom vitiligo surgery is not advised?
  • People with keloidal tendency
  • Young age
    Patients with unrealistic expectations
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