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  • Author: Mariya Miteva
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323548267
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323548250

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Get a quick, expert overview of alopecia with this concise, practical resource. Dr. Mariya Miteva covers high-interest clinical topics including hair cosmeceuticals, new medications in clinical trials, off-label treatment technologies, and much more. It’s an ideal resource for dermatologists, dermatopathologists, students, fellows, and researchers interested in hair loss.

Key Features

  • Presents rich visual information combined with expert opinions from the most renowned hair experts practicing today.
  • Covers basic knowledge on healthy hair, hair pathology, and hair and scalp dermatoscopy (trichoscopy).
  • Contains focused yet complete coverage of non-scarring alopecia, primary lymphocytic cicatricial alopecia, primary neutrophilic ciatricial alopecia, hair loss management, and miscellaneous hair disorders such as hair loss in children, hair and scalp infections, hair changes due to drugs, and more.
  • Consolidates today’s available information and experience in this important area into one convenient resource.

Table of Contents

  • 1. Healthy Hair (Anatomy, Biology, Morphogenesis, Cycling and Function)

    2. Hair Weathering

    3. Hair Pathology: The Basics

    4. Hair and Scalp Dermatoscopy (Trichoscopy)

    5. Non-Scarring Alopecia:

    5A. Alopecia Areata and Alopecia Areata Incognito

    5B. Androgenetic Alopecia

    5C. Telogen Effluvium

    5D. Trichotillomania

    6. Primary Lymphocytic Cicatricial Alopecia

    6A. Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia

    6B. Fibrosing Alopecia in a Pattern Distribution

    6C. Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia

    6D. Traction Alopecia

    6E. Lichen Planopilaris

    6F. Discoid Lupus Erythematosus

    7. Primary Neutrophilic Ciatricial Alopecia:

    7A. Folliculitis Decalvans

    7B. Dissecting Cellulitis of the Scalp

    7C. Acne Keloidalis Nuchae

    7D. Erosive Pustular Dermatosis of the Scalp

    8. Hair and Scalp Disorders Associated With Systemic Disease (Secondary Alopecia)

    9. Hair Loss in Children

    10. Hair and Scalp Infections

    11. The Itchy Scalp

    12. Scalp Psoriasis

    13. Hair Changes Due To Drugs

    14. Novel Treatment Modalities for Hair Loss

    15. Medications for Hair Loss in Clinical Trials

    16. Hair Cosmeceuticals

    17. Hair Supplements

    18. What Should The Hair Clinician Know About Hair Transplant?

Product details

  • No. of pages: 328
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2018
  • Published: April 25, 2018
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323548267
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323548250

About the Author

Mariya Miteva

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami, Miami, Florida

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