The efficacy of narrowband UVB treatment in pediatric vitiligo: a retrospective analysis of 26 cases


YAZİCİ S., Gunay B., BÜLBÜL BAŞKAN E., AYDOĞAN K., SARICAOĞLU H., Tunali S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.47, no.2, pp.381-384, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1512-59
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.381-384
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/aim: Narrowband UVB (Nb UVB) treatment is commonly used for the management of psoriasis and atopic dermatitis, and is less often used for vitiligo in children. The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and short-term safety of Nb UVB phototherapy in children diagnosed with vitiligo retrospectively