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European Journal of Dermatology

, Volume 28, Issue 5, pp 690–691 | Cite as

Contact vitiligo induced by rubber ear loops from a disposable sanitary mask

  • Hyun Jeong Ju
  • Ji Hye Lee
  • Gyong Moon Kim
  • Chul Jong Park
  • Jung Min BaeEmail author
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© John Libbey Eurotext 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hyun Jeong Ju
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ji Hye Lee
    • 1
  • Gyong Moon Kim
    • 1
  • Chul Jong Park
    • 2
  • Jung Min Bae
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Dermatology, St. Vincent’s Hospital, College of MedicineThe Catholic University of KoreaSuwonKorea
  2. 2.Department of Dermatology, Bucheon St. Mary’s Hospital, College of MedicineThe Catholic University of KoreaBucheonKorea

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