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Which of the following is True?


( A ) Vitilligo is a disorder caused by death of melanocytes
( B ) Vitilligo is a disorder caused by exposure to UV rays
( C ) Vitilligo is a disorder caused by death of keratinocytes
( D ) Vitilligo is a disorder caused by bacterial infection of oil glands
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(A) is the right answer.

Vitilligo is a disorder caused by death of melanocytes which forms white patches o the skin. Melanocytes produces the brown-black pigment called melanin which is transferred to keratinocytes and helps give skin its colour.
answered Apr 4, 2014 by pady_1
 

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