Diagnosis - Dermatology


Vitiligo is a disorder in which your skin looses melanin. Melanocytes, are the cells responsible for the pigment that determines the colour of your skin, hair and eyes. The cause of vitiligo is still unknown. Researchers think that it may arise from autoimmune, genetic, oxidative stress, neural, or viral causes.



  • HELIOS Hospital Aue

    HELIOS Hospital Aue

    The HELIOS Hospital Aue is teaching hospital of the University of Dresden and one of the largest hospitals in the region. Annually approximately 55.000 patients are treated in various medical departments among which neurology, sports medicine and dermatology are providing medical treatment on the highest level.

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  • HELIOS Hospital Krefeld-Duesseldorf

    HELIOS Hospital Krefeld-Duesseldorf

    Krefeld is located close to Duesseldorf and its international airport, which is one of the largest in Germany. The HELIOS Hospital Krefeld has a long history that reaches back to 1845. Since this time the hospital is known for medical care on the highest level.

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