What is the autoimmune disorder that causes skin pigment loss?

Answer Vitiligo is characterized by white patches of de-pigmented skin attributed to the loss of melanocytes, cells that create skin pigment. Although other theories exist as to the cause of Vitiligo, res... Read More »

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Can you say if CMO is used for autoimmune disorder?

Obviously you're old enough to write about this, so I would strongly suggest you go to your aunt and ask to be taken to a doctor. This could be a medical problem you have no control over. Humiliati... Read More »

Is ulcerative colitis an autoimmune disorder?

On One Hand: Ulcerative Colitis is an Inflammatory DisorderUlcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic disease in which there is inflammation of the mucosa of the colon. It is classified as an inflammator... Read More »

What causes hair loss&skin discoloration on a collie?

If your collie is experiencing hair loss, or alopecia, and skin discoloration, your veterinarian can help diagnose the problem. Alopecia and the discoloring of skin can occur in any breed of dog. E... Read More »

Hair Pigment Loss Due to Fright?

History and folklore abound with startling stories of people whose hair suddenly turns white due to fear or shock. Though it is not possible for the hair already on one's head to change its pigmen... Read More »