Unilateral morphea following unilateral vitiligo: a rare occurrence

Authors

  • Arisha Salam Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai, India
  • Geo Danny Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai, India
  • N. Ashok Kumar Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai, India
  • Archana Manohar Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/issn.2455-4529.IntJResDermatol20211712

Keywords:

Morphea, Vitiligo, Unilateral

Abstract

Morphea and vitiligo are two different conditions for which etiology is unknown. Many pathogenic mechanisms have been postulated for these two conditions, of which autoimmune mechanism is common to both. We here by present a case of a 36 years old female with occurrence of unilateral morphea following unilateral vitiligo.

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2021-04-27

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