Chemotherapy-induced alopecia.

Abstract

PURPOSE OF REVIEW Few dermatologic conditions carry as much emotional distress as chemotherapy-induced hair loss. Forty-seven percent of female patients consider hair loss the most traumatic aspect of chemotherapy, and 8% would decline chemotherapy because of fear of hair loss. A number of agents have been evaluated on the basis of the current understanding… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SPC.0b013e3283409280

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