• Users Online: 400
  • Home
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
Home About us Editorial board Ahead of print Current issue Search Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts Login 
CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 164-166

Scalp micro-needling: A new tool in the treatment of alopecia totalis


1 Consultant Dermatologist, Anagha Skin Care Clinic, Bagalkot, Karnataka, India
2 Junior Resident, S N Medical College, Bagalkot, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Savitha L Beergouder
Consultant Dermatologist, Anagha Skin Care Clinic, Bagalkot - 587 101, Karnataka
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/CDR.CDR_29_19

Rights and Permissions

Alopecia areata is the most common form of nonscarring alopecia. It may vary from a single round patch to that involving large surface area termed as alopecia totalis (AT). Pediatric age of onset, more extensive disease, and recalcitrance to initial therapies are more challenging to treat and require the synergy of two or more established therapy. Here, we have treated a case of AT with scalp micro-needling with topical steroids.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed283    
    Printed15    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded39    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal