Patches around both eyes
As attached pics, she has got white patches around eyes from last 20 days. First the patch came as a dot below eye before 2 months and after applying the tacrovera cream it got cured.But the now the patches as increased. Consulted the doc and he has given the below medicines. zincovit syrup,Lacroma cream morning , morning zempered4 tablet for 10 days and after that half a tablet with one day gap and Melbild solution at night times
Doctor Answers (1) on Patches around both eyes
Please follow your doctor's advice. The pictures you have sent suggest that the patient is suffering from vitiligo. It is a disease where the body's immune system cells (T lymphocytes) start attacking the melanocytes (colour producing cells of the skin). It can spread rapidly sometimes and hence she has been given zempred to suppress these immune cells temporarily. Continue to apply tacrovera. There are many treatment options depending on the activity of the disease and areas involved. The face generally responds very well to treatment. The disease also responds well if treated early, as in this case. Don't worry about it. Don't stop treatment or change doctors just because she has new patches. Follow the doctors advice and discuss about the disease with your doctor. Warm regards. Dr. Rajdeep Mysore. Chirag Hospital Bangalore.
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