Pigment International, a publication of Pigmentary Disorders Society (PDS), India, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.pigmentinternational.com.
The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository. The journal does not charge for submission, processing or publication of manuscripts and even for color reproduction of photographs.
January-April 2022| Vol 9| Issue 1
Pigmentary disorders: paradigms in a multicultural society
The face of the human race is changing and is taking on a distinctive brownish hue. India and China together constitute 2.6 billion of the current world population of 7.9 billion.
According to the ...
Dermoscopy of disorders of hypopigmentation
Dermoscopy has traditionally been used to diagnose neoplasms and, more recently, to evaluate inflammatory conditions. Recent observational studies have suggested a role for dermoscopy in identifying...
Management of childhood vitiligo − a brief review
Vitiligo comprises of one of the commonest reasons for a dermatology consultation in the pediatric age group, worldwide. The incidence of childhood vitiligo varies from 1% to 8%, making it a signifi...
Dermoscopy in Vitiligo: An emerging armamentarium in diagnosis and activity assessment
Context: Vitiligo is an autoimmune depigmentary disorder characterized by loss of epidermal melanocytes. It can be diagnosed clinically, however, dermoscopy aids in its differentiation from o...
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