Alopecia universalis successfully treated with adalimumab.


IMPORTANCE Alopecia universalis is an uncommon form of alopecia areata (AA) involving hair loss over the entire scalp and body and is often difficult to treat. Tumor necrosis factor (TNF)inhibitors have been largely unsuccessful in treating AA and have been reported to induce or worsen AA in patients.We report herein a case of alopecia universalis… (More)


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@article{Gorcey2014AlopeciaUS, title={Alopecia universalis successfully treated with adalimumab.}, author={Loren Gorcey and Elizabeth A Gordon Spratt and Marie C Leger}, journal={JAMA dermatology}, year={2014}, volume={150 12}, pages={1341-4} }