Monday, March 30, 2009

Vitiligo Causes facts

About Vitiligo causes in my previous post, I discussed that most well known thing which is resposible for vitiligo is autoimmunity. How this auto immunity works again your pigmentation system lets know

There is not single factor involve in vitiligo it is slight a multiple factors etiology. Many factors may be responsible for vitiligo.
An antibody produced in skin due to the Catechol and Phenol concentration in body.
An antigen produced in body give rise to the production of cytotoxic T cells in body, which start destructing body own pigmentation producing cells.


Melanocytes
Melanocytes are special skin cells which produse melanin or color for the skin.