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Vitíligo: Esenciales: hojas informativas de fácil lectura

Last published 11/2014

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Esta hoja informativa de fácil lectura es para las personas que padecen de vitíligo, para sus familiares y otras personas interesadas en aprender más sobre esta enfermedad. Describe qué es el vitíligo, sus síntomas, diagnóstico, tratamientos y formas para lidiar con la enfermedad. Además, esta hoja informativa destaca aspectos de los esfuerzos actuales de investigación que se realizan con el apoyo del Instituto Nacional de Artritis y Enfermedades Musculoesqueléticas y de la Piel (NIAMS, por sus siglas en inglés) y de otros componentes de los Institutos Nacionales de la Salud (NIH por sus siglas en inglés), que son parte del Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos de los Estados Unidos. Si al terminar de leer esta hoja informativa le quedan inquietudes, puede consultarlas con su médico.

This fact sheet is for people who have vitiligo, their families, and others interested in learning more about the disorder. The fact sheet describes vitiligo and its symptoms and contains information about diagnosis and treatment. It also discusses how individuals with vitiligo can cope with the disorder, in addition to describing highlights of current research efforts supported by the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) and other components of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health (NIH). If you have further questions after reading this fact sheet, you may wish to discuss them with your doctor.

Length: 5 pp.

Intended Audience:

  • General public
  • For medical & health professionals to share with patients

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Size: 8 1/2 x 11

Language: Spanish

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