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Alopecia totalis

Known as: Total alopecia, alopecia capitis totalis 
Loss of all scalp hair. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Background: Alopecia areata (AA) is a common autoimmune disorder. There are no reliably effective therapies for AA. Objective: We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND Alopecia areata (AA) is an autoimmune disease characterized by hair loss mediated by CD8+ T cells. There are no… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
The vitamin D endocrine system is essential for calcium and bone homeostasis. The precise mode of action and the full spectrum of… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
BACKGROUND Alopecia areata is a disorder in which there is loss of hair causing patches of baldness but with no scarring of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Several lines of evidence support a genetic component to alopecia areata (AA), including differences in patients based… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND The prognosis of alopecia areata (AA) is difficult to predict. Few studies report long-term follow-up of AA patients… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • Pascal Joly
  • Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 38672715
Treatment of severe alopecia areata (AA) remains difficult. To assess the tolerance and efficacy of methotrexate (MTX) in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In this prospective, open-label pilot study, we evaluated the safety and efficacy of etanercept, a TNF-alpha inhibitor, in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Efficacy of topical steroids in alopecia areata is still discussed. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
From Duke University Medical Center, Durhama; University of Minnesota, Minneapolisb; Pontefract General Infirmaryc; University of… Expand
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