Found 20 articles for: " lichen planopilaris"
July 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 7 | Case Reports | 779 | Copyright © July 2021
Importance: Pediatric lichen planopilaris (LPP) is a clinical variant of lichen planus (LP) that can lead to scarring hair loss without prompt intervention. While various therapies ex...
July 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 7 | Case Reports | 776 | Copyright © July 2021
May 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 5 | Editorials | 584 | Copyright © May 2021Non-scarring alopecia is now part of the Lupus International Collaborating Clinics classification criteria 2012 (SLICC’12). We set out to bet...
Safety and Efficacy of Clobetasol Propionate 0.05% Emollient Foam for the Treatment of Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia
July 2020 | Volume 19 | Issue 7 | Original Article | 719 | Copyright © July 2020
Background: There is currently an unmet need for the treatment of women with central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia (CCCA).
Objective: To evaluate the safety ...
July 2020 | Volume 19 | Issue 7 | Case Reports | 794 | Copyright © July 2020
Frontal fibrosing alopecia (FFA) is a primary lymphocytic cicatricial alopecia that is currently regarded as a variant of lichen planopilaris. FFA has historically been considered rare in black patien...
July 2020 | Volume 19 | Issue 7 | Original Article | 736 | Copyright © July 2020
Importance: Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a novel therapy for alopecia. Although the use of PRP remains under investigation, medical practitioners administer PRP for hair regrowth wit...
June 2020 | Volume 19 | Issue 6 | Features | 679 | Copyright © June 2020
December 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 12 | Case Reports | 1276 | Copyright © December 2019
Lichen planopilaris (LPP) is a cicatricial alopecia that often causes permanent hair loss. Pioglitazone, a peroxisome proliferator activated receptor-gamma (PPAR- γ) agonist, has demonstrated im...
March 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 3 | Original Article | 235 | Copyright © March 2019
Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia and Concomitant Lichen Planus Pigmentosus: A Case Series of Seven African American Women
April 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 4 | Original Article | 397 | Copyright © April 2018
The association of frontal fibrosing alopecia (FFA) and lichen planus pigmentosus (LPPigm) is rare. Prior reports suggest that FFA and LPPigm are on the same spectrum of disease, and a diagnosis of LP...
November 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 11 | Original Article | 1140 | Copyright © November 2017
Efficacy of Isotretinoin and Acitretin in Treatment of Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia: Retrospective Analysis of 54 Cases
October 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 10 | Original Article | 988 | Copyright © October 2017
This study aimed to assess the efficacy of systemic retinoids in treating frontal fibrosing alopecia (FFA). It was based on a retrospective analysis of 54 female patients with FFA treated with: oral i...
April 2016 | Volume 15 | Issue 4 | Original Article | 414 | Copyright © April 2016
5 α-reductase inhibitors such as finasteride and dutasteride have been studied for the treatment of hair loss in men, with finasteride being the only Food and Drug Administration-approved treatm...
January 2014 | Volume 13 | Issue 1 | Supplement Individual Articles | 12 | Copyright © January 2014
Eyebrow hair serves many important biologic and aesthetic functions. This article reviews the structure and function of the hair follicle, as well as hair follicle morphogenesis and cycling. Eyebrow h...
April 2013 | Volume 12 | Issue 4 | Original Article | 420 | Copyright © April 2013
Human hair has been classified into 3 major groups, as determined by ethnic origin. In these populations, significant structural and biochemical variations of the hair follicle and shaft are seen, as ...
Scoping Scalp Disorders: Practical Use of a Novel Dermatoscope to Diagnose Hair and Scalp Conditions
March 2013 | Volume 12 | Issue 3 | Original Article | 283 | Copyright © March 2013
BACKGROUND: Dermoscopy has been widely implemented to diagnose various skin and scalp disorders. However, existing devices that call for direct scalp contact may alter the appearance of hair features ...
August 2012 | Volume 11 | Issue 8 | Original Article | 979 | Copyright © August 2012
Cyclosporine is an immunosuppressive drug that acts selectively on T-cells by inhibiting calcineurin phosphorylase. It has been used in dermatology since its approval for US Food and Drug Administrati...
June 2012 | Volume 11 | Issue 6 | Original Article | 753 | Copyright © June 2012
Background: Trichoscopy is widely used in differential diagnosis of non-cicatricial alopecia.
Objective: The aim of this prospective study was to identify possible characteristic t...
December 2011 | Volume 10 | Issue 12 | Original Article | 1404 | Copyright © December 2011
Background: Female pattern hair loss affects many women; its pathogenetic basis has been held to be similar to men with common baldness.
Objective: The objectiv...
News, Views & Reviews. A Biopsy Diagnosis? Clinical Clues and Patterns to Help Distinguish Cutaneous Metastases: Part I of II
June 2011 | Volume 10 | Issue 6 | Features | 678 | Copyright © June 2011
News, Views and Reviews provides focused updates, topic reviews and editorials concerning the latest developments in dermatologic therapy....
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