Squaric acid dibutyl ester for the treatment of alopecia areata: A retrospective evaluation

@article{Losol2020SquaricAD,
  title={Squaric acid dibutyl ester for the treatment of alopecia areata: A retrospective evaluation},
  author={Enkhjargal Losol and Nilg{\"u}n Şent{\"u}rk},
  journal={Dermatologic Therapy},
  year={2020},
  volume={34}
}
Squaric acid dibutyl ester (SADBE) as topical immunotherapy is a good alternative in patients with refractory alopecia areata. In this study, we aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of SADBE treatment in alopecia areata (AA) and alopecia totalis/alopecia universalis (AT/AU) patients and determine the prognostic factors affecting treatment response. Data obtained from 34 (AA/AT/AU) patients treated with SADBE were analyzed retrospectively. Of the 34 patients, 16 (47.1%) were female and 18 (52.9… 

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