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Old 07-25-2006, 06:13 PM   #1
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Skin Pigmentation mix of black and white

I have a question regarding a client I am working with who presents with features of white genetics for facial features, hands, face, neck, feet and the rest of him he is black. I asked about any black genetics in his background and he is uncertain.
Is this a skin disease?
Is this a mix of some black genetics in his predominatly white family?
I have never seen or heard of this before and he has never asked although went through much difficulty as a child due to the mixed presentation.
Does anyone know if there is a name for this skin presentation??
Thank you!

 
Old 07-28-2006, 02:50 AM   #2
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Re: Skin Pigmentation mix of black and white

could it possibly be vitiligo?

 
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