What«SQ»s new in cicatricial alopecia?
Sunil Dogra, Rishu Sarangal
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
Scalp hairs complete the body self-image and patients with alopecia suffer from overt disfiguration, leading to psychosocial embarrassment and significant lack of self-esteem. Hence an early diagnosis and an aggressive treatment in the case of active hair loss are crucial in the management of scarring alopecia. This review presents a comprehensive study of newer theories in aetiopathogenesis, evolving diagnostic modalities and a step ladder approach in management of primary cicatricial alopecia.
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh - 160 012
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Dogra S, Sarangal R. What's new in cicatricial alopecia?.Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2013;79:576-590
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Dogra S, Sarangal R. What's new in cicatricial alopecia?. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol [serial online] 2013 [cited 2021 Jan 18 ];79:576-590
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