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Image Number 1381 (Alopecia areata)

 
Morphology:
Hair loss localised

Diagnosis: Alopecia areata

Site: Scalp

Sex: M

Age: 23

Type:

Description: Sudden localized hair loss.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: Well-demarcated solitary patch of non-cicatricial hair loss of two weeks duration. The skin of the bald area was normal and many exclamation mark hairs were seen in the central area.

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