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Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis

Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis: Introduction

Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis: A form of hair loss involving the gradual destruction and scarring of hair follicles which causes hair loss which spreads outwards from a central point. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis is available below.

Symptoms of Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis

Treatments for Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis

Wrongly Diagnosed with Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis?

Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis: Related Patient Stories

Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis: Complications

Read more about complications of Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis.

Causes of Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis

Read more about causes of Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis.

Misdiagnosis and Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis

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 more »

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

Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis: Animations


Prognosis for Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis

Prognosis for Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis: Small or large areas of the scalp may be involved

Statistics for Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis

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Definitions of Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis as a "rare disease".
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