Do you understand these precautions for vitiligo of the eye?

Vitiligo may appear in any part of the body, and white spots often appear around the eyes. Many people worry that the vitiligo of the eye will affect vision. Vitiligo in the eye does not affect vision, but because there is also melanin in the eye, if it is not treated in time, it is likely to cause corresponding lesions. So what effect will vitiligo around the eyes have on the eyes? How to treat care?  Effects of vitiligo in the eye    Generally speaking, vitiligo in the eye does not affect vision because vitiligo is confined to the periphery of the eye and is not close to the cornea.   Long-term indifference may involve the iris regardless of the deterioration of the condition, resulting in a reduction of iris pigment, causing pupillary pigment iris transillumination defects, which may lead to the appearance of complications such as cataracts.   A small number of patients with vitiligo may have night blindness, so patients must not ignore the treatment of vitiligo around the eyes.  Treatment and care of vitiligo of the eye    1. The white spots around the eyes can be treated with 308nm excimer laser imported from the United States, which will not affect vision. Patients should note that the domestic 308 phototherapy machine used at home is not suitable for the treatment of vitiligo in the eyes. Be sure to wear goggles to prevent damage to the eyes.   2. Stubborn leukoplakia around the eyes can be treated with epidermal transplantation after stabilization, with a high cure rate.   3. Pay attention to the sun protection of the eyes, it is best to wear sunglasses when going out.   4. Do not use inferior double eyelid stickers, double eyelid glue and other highly irritating cosmetics.   5. Avoid scratching the eye skin and reduce the number of rubbing eyes.   6. Reasonably arrange diet, develop regular work and rest habits, proper physical exercise can assist the treatment of vitiligo.

Does vitiligo around the eyes affect the eyes?

   Vitiligo can develop hairs in any part of the body, especially those exposed locations. What effect does vitiligo around the eyes have on the eyes? Will it affect vision? How should it be treated? First, vitiligo in the eye does not affect vision, but vitiligo is caused by depigmentation caused by abnormal skin melanocyte function. As with normal skin, there are melanocytes in our eyes, which can cause corresponding lesions once involved.   Vitiligo eye disease generally does not affect vision, this is because most of the destructive eye damage of vitiligo is localized and not close to the cornea.  If the condition of vitiligo worsens, it may cause lesions around the eyes, resulting in the loss of pigment around the eyes. If the iris is involved, the pigment of the iris is reduced, causing the transillumination defect of the pigmented iris of the pupil, and complications such as cataracts may occur.   There are even a small number of patients with leukoplakia accompanied by night blindness. Although it is only a few phenomena, it should also be noted. Vitiligo occurs in the eye and should be treated in time, and at the same time pay attention to the treatment method. Daily care of patients with vitiligo of the eye 1. Eye sun protection should also be done. When going out when the ultraviolet rays are strong, remember to bring sunglasses.    2. Do not use inferior double eyelid stickers, double eyelid glue and other irritating cosmetics.    3. Avoid scratching Injury to eyes and skin.    4. Reasonably adjust diet and actively participate in exercise, which is helpful to improve immunity and speed up recovery.  Reminder: Vitiligo in the eye generally does not affect the eyes and vision. The rate of eye lesions in patients with vitiligo is not high, but patients also need to be vigilant to prevent vitiligo lesions, develop good habits, and pay attention to eye protection.