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I had an operation to remove recalled breast implants ten

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I had an operation to remove recalled breast implants ten years ago. I have recently developed vitiligo on my face which is spreading ever since. I am 42 year old model and I wonder what does the future hold?
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This is Dr. David

I am sorry you have developed vitiligo.

have you consulted with a cosmetic dermatologist about your vitiligo?

there are models out there who have vitiligo.

http://vrfoundation.org/education/newsroom/stunning-new-top-model-has-vitiligo

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Thank you for your question. The vitiligo is not related to your breast implants. You should have a consultation with your plastic surgeon about the vitiligo. I am available if you have more questions.
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