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Image Number 1714 (Trichotillomania)

Hair loss localised

Diagnosis: Trichotillomania

Site: Scalp

Sex: F

Age: 25


Description: Non-cicatricial alopecia.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


A young adult female suffering bad social and psychological circumstances presented for non-scarring alopecia localised mainly to the crown area of the scalp. On examination, the hairs were broken at different levels from the surface of the scalp.

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