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Image Number 2389 (Alopecia areata)

Hair loss diffuse

Diagnosis: Alopecia areata

Site: Scalp

Sex: M

Age: 13


Description: Alopecia totalis.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


A teenager boy presented with alopecia totalis of six months duration. Some hair growth has been induced through treatment with with topical corticosteroids and minoxidil.

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