Vitiligo is very common skin disease. Its etiology and pathogenesis are unknown. Any region or race people have possibility suffer from vitiligo disease. The morbidity of vitiligo is various according to the different research reports. From the clinic reporter to see it seems the darker skin color people have a higher morbidity than the shallow skin color people. It may also due to that the darker color people are easily to notify the white spot than the lighter skin color. What is the high risk population?
1. Low immunity people
When the patients have a low immunity, they will easily to get infected by multiple bacterials, so they have a higher chance to get this disease than healthy people. Based on the researches, the adolescent suffering this disease are higher than the adults. A large amount of the clinic research found that the reason why the adolescent prone to have this disease is because they are at mental and physical developing stages, so their neuron and endocrine are not mature yet. On the other hand, adolescents are also more susceptible to immune, nutritional and environmental influences.
2. Long term drug users
According to our investigations, many vitiligo patients have such experience taking certain medicine in a long term, such as long-term use of vitamins, antibiotics etc.
3. People exposure allergens long term
Here are many allergens because skin pathogenesis changes, such as plants kinds like ivy, oak. All kinds of cosmetics, detergents etc. To some group people work or live on the allergen environment long term, which also easily to induce the onset of vitiligo.
5. People who live in a crowded or dirty environment for a long time
When the people live on some crowd or dirty environment, people are easily get infected and cause vitiligo consequently.
6. Skin disease patients
Some skin diseases are related to the dysimmunity or receiving Immunosuppressive therapy, such as systemic lupus erythematosus (sle), diabetes, syphilis, pulmonary tuberculosis, etc. This kind of patients have low immunity ability. The patients are more easily to suffer from some herpes zoster, acne, hair loss symptoms. It will cause the happening of white patches. in order to prevent vitiligo this disease, the patients need to take a note to there inducing factors.
When the people body appears some white patches, we suggest patients go to the standard hospital. It makes a definite diagnosis, treatment in the system, any disease only early detection, early treatment early rehabilitation.