oa South African Family Practice - The diagnosis and management of alopecia : CPD article
|Article Title||The diagnosis and management of alopecia : CPD article|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||South African Family Practice|
|Affiliations||1 University of Limpopo and 2 University of Limpopo|
|Publication Date||Nov 2012|
|Pages||478 - 480|
|Keyword(s)||Alopecia, Diagnosis, Management and Skin disorder|
Alopecia refers to loss of hair from the scalp or other hair-bearing areas of the body. Alopecia has a significant impact on quality of life. It is commonly associated with loss of self-esteem and emotional stress. It can be non-scarring (non-cicatricial) and reversible, or scarring (cicatricial) and often permanent.
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