A member asked:

My face started burning and itching and now i have white skin spots what is this? i had a skin biopsy tinea vs vitiligo and they said i had vitiligo

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Dr. John Chiu answered

Specializes in Allergy and Immunology

Vitiligo is not associated with pain or itching. Given that this is considered an autoimmune problem, you may have an autoimmune disease on the face (think lupus) or another skin disorder. If your current dermatologist can't give you an answer, consider a 2nd opinion.

Answered Oct 24, 2015

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