Vitiligo Definition Terminology Encyclopedia Online
Light Diseases and Disorders of Pigmentation.
Human immune leukoderma: Vitiligo
Peter Leese, Davidson college, Davidson, North Carolina (class project)
Vitiligo is an acquired depigmenting disorder of the skin, in which pigment cells (melanocytes) are lost.
National Library of Medicine: Vitiligo is a skin condition in which there is a loss of brown color (pigment) from areas of skin, resulting in irregular white patches that feel like normal skin.
John L. Meisenheimer, South Orlando, Florida. Vitiligo is a peculiar disorder of the skin that can occur at any age.