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Hair Diseases

Known as: DISORDER HAIR, DISEASE OF HAIR, diseases hair 
A non-neoplastic or neoplastic disorder involving the hair. Representative examples include folliculitis, alopecia, tricholemmoma, and pilomatrical… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
BACKGROUND Lithium is a widely used and effective treatment for mood disorders. There has been concern about its safety but no… Expand
Review
2012
Review
2012
  • M. Miteva, A. Tosti
  • Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • 2012
  • Corpus ID: 11803098
Dermatoscopy is a noninvasive diagnostic tool that allows the recognition of morphologic structures not visible by the naked eye… Expand
Review
2008
Review
2008
  • V. Randall
  • Dermatologic therapy
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 205693736
ABSTRACT:  Hair's importance in human communication means that abnormalities like excess hair in hirsutism or hair loss in… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
The human keratin family comprises 54 members, 28 type I and 26 type II. Out of the 28 type I keratins, 17 are epithelial and 11… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
BACKGROUND The standard methods used to diagnose scalp and hair disorders (eg, simple clinical inspection, pull test, biopsy… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
Elucidation of the genes encoding structural proteins of the human hair follicle has advanced rapidly during the last decade… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
De novo hair follicle formation in embryonic skin and new hair growth in adult skin are initiated when specialized mesenchymal… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
DNA damage is implicated in cancer and aging, and several DNA repair mechanisms exist that safeguard the genome from these… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The immunology of the hair follicle, its relationship with the ‘skin immune system’ and its role in hair diseases remain… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Lysosomal cysteine proteinases of the papain family are involved in lysosomal bulk proteolysis, major histocompatibility complex… Expand