The human hair: from anatomy to physiology

@article{Buffoli2014TheHH,
  title={The human hair: from anatomy to physiology},
  author={Barbara Buffoli and Fabio Rinaldi and Mauro Labanca and Elisabetta Sorbellini and Anna Trink and Elena Guanziroli and Rita Rezzani and Luigi Fabrizio Rodella},
  journal={International Journal of Dermatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={53}
}
BACKGROUND Hair is a unique character of mammals and has several functions, from protection of the skin to sexual and social communication. [] Key MethodRESULTS In this review, we summarized the principal anatomical and physiological aspects of the different types of human hair, and we considered the clinical significance of the different structures and the distribution of the hair in the human body. CONCLUSION This review could be the basis for improvement and progression in the field of hair research.
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