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Does vitiligo go away?

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Does vitiligo go away?

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7/22/2020 3:19am
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Or does it stay forever after immunotherapy?

Stage 4 in April 2019, NED from April 2020, thanks to Keytruda and lots of prayer!

tedtell1 - (7/22/2020 - 7:51am)

Yes, unfortunately it does. I have vitiligo and while it hasn't gotten any worse since treatment ended, it does not go away. To look at the bright side, they think if you get vitiligo then you are probably going to have a good response to therapy. Hope things are going well!

Ted Tellman

Stage IV initial, NIVO February-June 2018 stopped because of colitis. WLE in Feb 2018, NED after surgery and recent scans. Treatment at Regions, St. Paul, MN, Dr. Dudek

Johnjk04 - (7/22/2020 - 8:16pm)

Since May 1992, I have had vitiligo. I have been NED since Aug. 2020. Vitiligo is a very small, small price to pay for being cancer free.

John J Kissane