Hair & Nails



What is your diagnosis?

What condition is characterized by hair thinning without scale, erythema, or abnormal pigmentation, and no loss or eyebrows, eyelashes or body...

Practical Pearls

Nail Psoriasis Tips

Patients commonly believe nail psoriasis is synonymous with fungal infection; therefore, proper counseling and accurate diagnosis is required...

Photo Challenge

White Concretions on the Hair Shaft

A 35-year-old woman presented with possible nits on the hair of 1 year’s duration. She was previously evaluated by several outside medical...

Case Reports

En Coup de Sabre

En coup de sabre is a rare form of scleroderma that is limited to the scalp and face predominately in children and women. Cosmesis is the primary...

Case Letter

Lipoblastoma of the Scalp in a Child

This case illustrates a rare benign childhood tumor that can be difficult to diagnose prior to histologic examination. Our patient did not fit the...