Serum cytokine levels and anxiety and depression rates in patients with alopecia areata.


OBJECTIVE Alopecia areata (AA) is a disease characterized by patchy hair loss. Although the etiopathogenesis of AA is still unclear, it has been hypothesized that immune system dysfunction and stress are involved. The aim of this study was to evaluate possible associations between AA and depression, anxiety and serum levels of cytokines interleukin (IL)-1… (More)
DOI: 10.5152/eajm.2011.22

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