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Image Number 4818 (Lichen planopilaris)


Diagnosis: Lichen planopilaris

Site: Scalp

Sex: F

Age: 25


Description: Localized cicatricial alopecia

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


 A localized hair loss in the scalp of one year duration in a 25-year-old female. No other cutaneous or systemic findings. On examination, perifollicular erythema, scales, doll's hairs and ivory-white scar are seen, apicture classically seen in lichen planopilaris.

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