Vitiligo is one of the common skin diseases people can see in the peacetime. The high morbidity is obvious to all. It is not hard to see the great damage of vitiligo on human body. Vitiligo can affect patients’ appearance and hurt their physical and psychological health. Actually, the damages still have many kinds. The specific is as following:
1. Vitiligo is a kind of chronic skin disease. With the increase of patients’ age and the extension of the treatment process, vitiligo will become more and more difficult to treat. And it is easy to arose autoimmunity complications, such as hyperthyroidism, thyroid, anemia, alopecia areata, halo nevus, ulcerative colitis, lupus erythematosus (sle), scleroderma, and so on. According to related data, among 3800 cases of vitiligo patients, there are about 977 cases patients will get autoimmunity system disease.
2. Vitiligo can not only influence the melanophore of skin, but also influence melanophore on ear and eye. It can cause eye anomalies(shortsightedness, anomalies, temporary blindness, eyesight drops seriously,cataract and etc ) and the white in ear and eye.
3. With the development of vitiligo, there will be isomorphic reaction. It means the new white spots caused by trauma.
4. Some patients will feel stress out and be easy to get angry. It will lead to the abnormal phenomenon of immunity system and metabolic disorder. And it will generate melanophore function abnormity and aggravate condition. At the same time, these patients will white hair and sweat not free.
5. This disease will have hereditary. For patients who are not married, you must pay attention to not inheriting to the next generation.
6. The deficiency of some trace elements will lead to the recurrence of vitiligo, such as copper.
7. Women patients will get endocrine dyscrasia and insomnia and headache (insomnia, dreaminess, tired feeling, headache);menoxenia(irregular menstruation, premature menstruation, menstruation delay, dysmenorrhea); skin aging(loose skin, acne, macular);dysphoria(palpitation,flustered and exasperated , unmanageable temper, high blood pressure, hypotension ).
8. The resistance ability for external environment and medicine side effect decrease. And it will cause cold,fever and inflammation.
9. The defense capability for ultraviolet ray decrease and arose photosensitive dermatitis after UV damage. The skin cancer will also increase.
10. If your vitiligo is around your eyes, on the one hand, eyelash and eyebrow will get white. And then it will involve iris(black eye) and lead to diminution of vision or temporary blindness.
11. For patients of old ages, there will be abnormal metabolism and function decline and concurrent senile disease, such as cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, rheumatism, arthritis, gastrointestinal disease, liver disease, kidney disease and etc.
12. The normal study, work,marriage, family and social contact will be greatly affected. In society, many people will have some discrimination on patients.
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