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Alopecia Areata in Children

By PC Luis Quiroz Ravines

Areta alopecia in children is unusual. In infants, dermatology consultations represent 2% to 5%, although there is no known cause of alopecia, which is defined as hair loss of any origin and etiology, it is believed that its origin is multifunctional, involving genetic predisposition and immune deficiency.

Also may be due to protein malnutrition, especially in the phase of growth of the hair follicle, or states of hyperthyroidism, anemia and in some cases to consequences of chemotherapy.

Alopecia is derived from the term alopex and was coined by French dermatologist to observe that fox renewed … Read the rest

A Woman with BALDNESS Discover its Genetic Causes

Alopecia Areata

By PC. Luis Quiroz Ravines

Alopecia areata in women? -When Dr. Angela Christiano, a dermatologist and geneticist at Columbia University Medical Center, found that she suffered from alopecia areata, really panicked. She was only 34 years old, and already facing an aesthetic problem, which most often affects men and women all desperately trying to avoid

During her academic training, she never spoke of female baldness and when she began researching found to be a growing problem without a definitive solution.

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Alopecia has mainly psychological effects, especially in women, because it undermines the image … Read the rest