International Journal of Trichology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 91--93

Annular alopecia areata: Report of two cases


Manish Bansal, Kajal Manchanda, SS Pandey 
 Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Manish Bansal
Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221 005, Uttar Pradesh
India

Alopecia areata (AA) is an auto-immune disorder characterized by the appearance of non-scarring bald patches affecting the hair bearing areas of the body. Scalp is the most common site of involvement. AA can affect any age group. The usual pattern of the hair loss is oval or round. We hereby, report two cases of annular and circinate pattern of AA due to its unusual morphology.


How to cite this article:
Bansal M, Manchanda K, Pandey S S. Annular alopecia areata: Report of two cases.Int J Trichol 2013;5:91-93


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Bansal M, Manchanda K, Pandey S S. Annular alopecia areata: Report of two cases. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2013 [cited 2022 May 21 ];5:91-93
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