Laser hair removal in a patient with polycystic ovarian syndrome and vitiligo


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Z Jiyad, Medical Education Centre, Watford General Hospital, Watford, Herts, UK, WD18 0HB


It is well recognized that vitiligo displays the Koebner phenomenon. However, the impact of this phenomenon on hair removal in these patients has little been considered. This is a challenging case of a woman with hirsutism and vitiligo who opted to have laser hair removal treatment.