Probable Mechanism of Bindi-induced Depigmentation
S K Bose
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Bose S K. Probable Mechanism of Bindi-induced Depigmentation. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1993;59:281-283
AbstractSeveral cases of bindi-induced depigmentation have been presented in the past but the mechanisms underlying para-tertiary-butyl-phenol induced depigmentation remain unclear. A case is presented here in order to emphasize the current support on immune mediated mechanisms leading to damage to the melanocytes.