Types of Alopecia

 

 

 

 

 

Listed below are the characteristics of the types of hairloss.
Alopecia comes in a number of different forms.

  • AU – Alopecia Universalis

Total loss of all hair on the body.

  • Alopecia Barbae

Loss of facial hair

  • AT- Alopecia Totalis

Total loss of the hair on the scalp.

  • Alopecia Mucinosa

A type of alopecia which results in scaley patches.

  • Traction Alopecia

Loss of hair  due to excessive tension on hair or pulling .

  • AGA – Androgenetic Alopecia

A hereditary form of hair loss.

  • AA- Alopecia Areata

Loss of the hair occurring in patches anywhere on the patient’s body.

  • Scarring Alopecia

Leaves scarring on the area of alopecia

  • Anagen Effluvium

Alopecia caused by chemicals

  • Telogen Effluvium

 

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