Achromic nevus/Segmental vitiligo.

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Bonifazi E. 2018. Achromic nevus/Segmental vitiligo. Eur. J. Pediat. Dermatol. 4 (4):198-99.


Bonifazi E.
pp. 198-199


The differential diagnosis between achromic nevus and segmental vitiligo is mainly important from a prognostic point of view. As a matter of fact nevus is a malformation and unlikely improves, whereas segmental vitiligo is characterized by a favorable prognosis in children and may often completely regress.


Achromic nevus, Segmental vitiligo