Alopecia Areata

Why is this alopecia areata ? There is a well-defined area of hair loss, no scaling, no scarring, no breakage of hair at different length. Differential diagnosis? Trichotillomania Tineacapitis (non – inflammatory) Syphilis Androgenetic Alopecia Pseudopelade of Brocq Telogen Effluvium Traumatic Alopecia Alopecia Mucinosa Cong Triangular Alopecia Metastatic malignancies Synonyms? Alopecia areata is sometimes known […]

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Psoriasis Vulgaris

22 years old male Mr. X ,coming from Vellore, Student, unmarried, has come with c/o red, raised, scaly skin lesions all over the body for the past 4 years and exacerbation for last 2 months.  HOPI: Pt was apparently normal 4 years back. Then he developed red scaly skin lesions started over extensor aspect of […]

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