American Academy of Dermatology

Advances in vitiligo give patients hope
September 01, 2020

Vitiligo can be psychologically devastating for patients. Expert Seemal R. Desai, M.D., FAAD, shares how recent advances in vitiligo treatment offer hope to patients impacted by the disease.

Vitiligo subtypes indicate unstable, active disease
August 31, 2020

Subtypes such as confetti vitiligo and trichrome vitiligo can be signs of unstable active disease, says expert Seemal R. Desai, M.D., FAAD.

What’s new in vitiligo treatment?
August 28, 2020

Expert Seemal R. Desai, M.D., FAAD, highlights new therapeutics that may impact the future of vitiligo management, a topic he discussed at the AAD Virtual Meeting Experience (VMX) in June.

The role of antioxidants in vitiligo treatment
August 27, 2020

Antioxidants can be a valuable part of your vitiligo therapeutic armamentarium, says expert Seemal R. Desai, M.D., FAAD.

Best practices for unstable vitiligo
August 26, 2020

Expert Seemal R. Desai, M.D., FAAD, offers practical tips for stabilizing patients who present with active, spreading vitiligo, a topic he discussed at the AAD Virtual Meeting Experience (VMX) in June.

How to classify disease activity in vitiligo patients
August 25, 2020

Is your patient’s vitiligo stable, unstable or recalcitrant? Expert Seemal R. Desai, M.D., FAAD, discusses how he classifies disease activity in his practice.

Talk to your vitiligo patients about their treatment goals
August 24, 2020

Expert Seemal R. Desai, M.D., FAAD, stresses the importance of defining treatment goals when meeting with vitiligo patients, a topic he covered during his presentation at the AAD Virtual Meeting Experience (VMX) in June.

Dermatopathologist dissects COVID-19 case reports
August 21, 2020

Expert Christine Ko, M.D., FAAD, discusses case reports exploring the variability of skin manifestation in patients with or suspected of COVID-19 infection.

This skin lesion may signal severe disease in COVID-19 patients
August 20, 2020

Most skin manifestations associated with COVID-19 resolve as the disease progresses, says expert Christine Ko, M.D., FAAD. But there is one type of lesion that providers and patients will not want to ignore, she warns.

Skin findings in patients with suspected COVID-19
August 19, 2020

Learn about the histopathology of skin findings associated with potential COVID-19 infection from expert Christine Ko, M.D., FAAD.