Background. Vitiligo is an acquired disorder characterized by depigmented macules or patches on the skin due to the loss of functional melanocytes. Segmental vitiligo (SV) is a subtype of vitiligo refractory to treatment.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2019;12(5)40–45 by Brandon Kirsch, MD; Paul M. Hoesly, MD; Anokhi Jambusaria, MD, MSCE; Michael G. Heckman, MS; Nancy N. Diehl, MS; and Jason C. Sluzevich, MD Drs. Kirsch (at the time of this study), Hoesly (at the time of this study), and Sluzevich are with the Department of Dermatology at the