Narrow-band ultraviolet B is a useful and well-tolerated treatment for vitiligo

Scherschun L, Kim J, Lim H

J Am Acad Dermatol. 2001;44(6):999-1003.

While treating vitiligo can be challenging, efforts are being made to find a safe and effective method of treatment for the condition. A retrospective study by Scherschun, Kim, and Lim investigated the results of using narrow-band ultraviolet B phototherapy for patients with vitiligo. “In accordance with previous studies, this report indicated that narrow-band UVB is a useful and well-tolerated therapy for vitiligo.”