noun. ['viːˈtɪlɪgoʊ'] an acquired skin disease characterized by patches of unpigmented skin (often surrounded by a heavily pigmented border).
- disease of the skin
- skin disease
- skin disorder
- physical condition
- physiological condition
Words that Rhyme with Vitiligo
Example sentences of the word vitiligo
1. Noun, plural
Lentigo and vitiligo are two genetic disorders that your pup's parents may have passed on to him.
If the doctor isn’t confident about a vitiligo diagnosis, ask about having a biopsy done.
3. Noun, singular or mass
Another way to slow the progression of vitiligo is to wear sunscreen and protect the skin from sun exposure.
4. Verb, base form
Cluster headaches and vitiligo both lack a cure, although treatment for vitiligo often isn’t necessary.