TV program "PRO Health" of 24.kz. The release of "Vitiligo" with the participation of experts from the Center for Dermatology in Astana.
From the Latin "vitiligo" is translated as "vicious illness". In the Middle Ages, white spots on the skin were considered a manifestation of a most dangerous disease - leprosy. And only in the middle of the 19th century vitiligo was isolated into a separate disease and proved that it is not contagious. He is subject to about 7% of people around the world, and this is about 40 million people. Despite the achievements of modern medicine, doctors can not help patients with this ailment. It is proved that this disease has a hereditary character.
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