Hair & Nails
SAN DIEGO – Platelet-rich plasma treatment for hair loss appears to be 50%-70% effective, and seems to be more effective for early stage hair loss...
SILVER SPRING, MD. – The aim of a patient-focused meeting on alopecia areata was to hear the voice of patients.
In this study, we investigated the role of successive potassium hydroxide (KOH) tests for the diagnosis of tinea pedis with different clinical...
Hereditary hypotrichosis simplex (HHS)(Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man [OMIM] 146520) is a rare form of hypotrichosis that typically presents...
SILVER SPRING, MD. – In a video interview, Elizabeth DeCarlo explains what she would like clinicians to understand about what it’s like to live...
The best candidates for laser hair removal are patients who have a light skin color and dark hair, and those who have thick, coarse hair.
Diffuse hair thinning and psoriasis were among the late dermatologic effects in children who had received a hematopoietic stem cell transplant in...
Skin of Color
As increasing numbers of patients of African descent seek treatment for hair and scalp-related diseases, it is imperative that all dermatologists...
From the Journals
Patients treated for lung cancer saw a surprising side effect – the return of their previous hair color.