Hair Loss an Unexpected COVID Misery for Many Hair Loss an Unexpected COVID Misery for Many

The link between hair loss and COVID is just starting to be reported and recognized in research.WebMD Health News
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For the first time, a study shows that persistent hair loss after radiotherapy for CNS or head and neck cancer improved with topical minoxidil.Medscape Medical News
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Publication date: 25 September 2020Source: International Journal of Pharmaceutics, Volume 587Author(s): Luana A.F. Afiune, Camila Y. Ushirobira, Débora P.P. Barbosa, Paulo E.N. de Souza, Maria I.G. Leles, Marcilio Cunha-Filho, Guilherme M. Gelfuso, Maria A.G. Soler, Tais Gratieri
Source: International Journal of Pharmaceutics - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 7 August 2020Source: Actas Dermo-Sifiliográficas (English Edition)Author(s): S. Khaled Yaseer, F. Jamil Hassan, H. Badi Suleiman
Source: Actas Dermo-Sifiliograficas - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
This study aimed to evaluate the clinical and epidemiological characteristics and associated factors of hair graying. Methods A total of 1541 volunteers between 15 and 65 years old were included in this population-based, cross-sectional study. A questionnaire on characteristics and associated factors of hair graying was filled in by face-to-face interview method. Results One thousand sixty three participants (69.0%) had hair graying. The mean onset age of hair graying was 32.9 ± 9.8 years. It was 31.7 ± 9.5 years in females, whereas 33.7 ± 10.0 years in males (p = 0.001). The most common involved area ...
Source: Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
Abstract Background Telogen effluvium is the most common form of non-scarring alopecia characterized by diffuse hair loss. Ischemia-modified albumin is a marker of oxidative stress and inflammation. Objective The aim of this study was to compare the levels of ischemia-modified albumin of telogen effluvium patients with healthy controls. Methods Ninety-one patients diagnosed with telogen effluvium and 35 healthy volunteers were included in the study. Serum ischemia-modified albumin level was determined by a fast-colorimetric method, and albumin cobalt binding test. The results were evaluated statistically. Results There was...
Source: Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
This article illustrates the evolutive trichoscopy of dissecting cellulitis, from its early phase, through the abscess phase, to the fibrotic cicatricial phase. Trichoscopy complements clinical-pathological classification, representing a complementary tool useful in early diagnosis and monitoring of the patient during treatment.
Source: Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
Abstract Syphilis is an infectious disease that has afflicted mankind for centuries, but a recent increase in worldwide incidence has been evidenced. The authors describe a patient with typical lesions of secondary syphilis and moth-eaten alopecia, whose dermoscopic examination demonstrated empty hair follicles, vellus hair, follicular hyperkeratosis, peripheral black dots, dilated and tortuous vessels, reddish brown background, and hypopigmentation of the hair shafts. Furthermore, this case presented an erythematous background more evident than previously described cases.
Source: Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
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HAIR loss is both disheartening and frustrating with many opting for extreme remedies to combat this condition. According to experts and studies, using a product enriched with a popular ingredient could be the answer to your hair loss woes.
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This study aims to develop a deep learning framework to determine the Severity of Alopecia Tool (SALT) score for measurement of hair loss in patients with alopecia areata.
Source: JAMA Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
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