Vitiligo is a common skin disease, it could happened anywhere around human skin or mucosa part, where the white patches easily to appear is
that skin without protect of clothes and skin get friction oftenly. The one point for sure is that vitiligo and psoriasis are both skin disease which is hard to treat, so what is the differences between those two type of disease.
Vitiligo is characterized by white patches show on skin, and usually with no itching feeling, but psoriasis have the case that skin fall out and with highly itchy, which mean those two disease have totally different distinction,and here are some specific differences between those two type of disease. The symptom of psoriasis mainly express with papule and plaque showed on skin, and also with silver scale on the surface. Psoriasis patient will have accidental fever, joint pain, feel uncomfortable and increased leukocyte,tiny intensive pustule showed on skin rapidly. And after that, those pustule stick together, the new pustule grown under the skin tissues, these reaction repeatedly for sever months without improvement. The psoriasis but only influence patient skin health, is cause different effect to patient whole body in the meanwhile, so people need to be fully careful in daily life.
For vitiligo, this is a long term skin condition characterized by patches of the skin losing their pigment, vitiligo is the occurred by the local melanophore unfunctional.It is believed to be due to genetic susceptibility that is triggered by an environmental factor such that an autoimmune disease occurs. This results in the destruction of skin pigment cells. Those white patches can be single or multiple together, and with different size and shapes. Some serious condition the white patches can covered more than 50% of vitiligo patient body. Vitiligo patient don’t suffered from body physical pain, but emotionally cause different painful feeling.