A microscopically inflammatory, usually reversible, patchy hair
loss occurring in sharply defined areas and usually involving the beard or scalp
. (Dorland, 27th ed)
What is Alopecia Areata
Alopecia areata: This disease
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Diagnosis and therapies
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Comments on "Alopecia Areata"
- I am 15 years old and i wa sdiagnosed with alopecia areata at the age of 13. i have diabetes, thyroid disease, alopecia, a lazy stomach and a bunch of allergies and they think ima anemic.. i get steriod shots for my alopecia which does leave a dent im my h... (+)
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