Segmental vitiligo in a patient with thoracic outlet syndrome

Kara M., Yilmaz S., Kara O., Senol M. G. , Ozdag F., ÖZÇAKAR L.

RHEUMATOLOGY INTERNATIONAL, cilt.32, sa.9, ss.2941-2943, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00296-011-2024-6
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.2941-2943


Reported here is a 35-year-old man with findings of thoracic outlet syndrome and bilateral segmental vitiligo on C8-T1 dermatomes. The possible causal relationship between the two disorders under the common denominator of cervical sympathetic involvement is discussed for the first time in the literature.