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Scarring alopecia in children

Scarring alopecia in children: Introduction

Scarring alopecia in children: Scarring alopecia in children refers to a child who has permanent hair loss due to a disorder that causes damage and permanent scarring of the hair follicles. See detailed information below for a list of 25 causes of Scarring alopecia in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Scarring alopecia in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Scarring alopecia in children

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or vaginal itch), which...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used...read more »

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia totalis....read more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See ...read more »

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How Common are these Causes of Scarring alopecia in children?

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  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 20 causes have no prevalence information.

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Causes of Scarring alopecia in children Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Scarring alopecia in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Hair symptoms (838 causes), Scalp symptoms (639 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Scarring alopecia in children:

    Lichen planus, Systemic lupus erythematosus (14 causes), Acrodermatitis enteropathica, Sarcoidosis, Scleroderma, Keratoris pilaris, Folliculitis decalvans, Prolonged scalp infection, Tuberculosis

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