Treating Benign Halo Nevus and Focal Vitiligo with Topical Tacrolimus: A Brief Report
American Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
Volume 2, Issue 5, September 2014, Pages: 103-105
Received: Sep. 24, 2014; Accepted: Sep. 30, 2014; Published: Oct. 10, 2014
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Delwar Hossain, Department of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Science and Technology ,Chittagong (USTC), Foy’s Lake, Khulsi, Chittagong, Bangladesh
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Three patients had been suffering from benign halo nevus and focal vitiligo. They were treated with topical tacrolimus for 12 months. Remission was achieved in both the diseases. Pigmented moles of the halo nevi were unchanged and no harm was incurred to the patients. There was minimal self-limiting side effect from the tacrolimus.
Benign Halo Nevus, Focal Vitiligo, Treatment, Topical Tacrolimus
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Delwar Hossain, Treating Benign Halo Nevus and Focal Vitiligo with Topical Tacrolimus: A Brief Report, American Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine. Vol. 2, No. 5, 2014, pp. 103-105. doi: 10.11648/j.ajcem.20140205.13
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