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The Vitiligo Extent Score (VES), Vitiligo Extent Score-plus (VESplus) and the Self-Assessment Vitiligo Extent Score (SA-VES) may be used by physicians. There is no need to seek specific permission and no charge for the use of the calculator/scoring systems in routine clinical practice and non-commercial research purposes. In these cases it is requested to specify your intended use(s) correct at the log-in page. Please adapt in case of additional purposes.

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