Section : Conference Notes

Practical rules for the Treatment of Pigmentation Disorders

As a general rule when treating pigment disorders with lasers, the following apply:

  • It is important to recognize that we treat
  • Always biopsy a suspicious lesion
  • Know the alternative treatments

Practical rules for treating pigmentation disorders

  • Avoid aggravating factors (sun, irritating …)
  • Do nothing for problems of pigmentation that heal on their own
  • Treat problems that can be treated


Dr Christophe HSU – dermatologist. Geneva, Switzerland

Source of information: 2012 (02) – 20th Regional Conference of Dermatology (RCD) – Manila, Philippines

Category : Practical rules for the treatment of pigmentation disorders - Modifie le 02.22.2012Category : Règles pratiques pour le traitement des troubles de la pigmentation - Modifie le 02.22.2012