International Journal of Trichology

: 2014  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 31--33


M Kumaresan1, MS Deepa2 
1 Department of Dermatology, PSGIMSR, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Cutis Skin Clinic and Hair Transplant Center, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

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M Kumaresan
Department of Dermatology, PSGIMSR, Coimbatore - 641004, Tamil Nadu

Trichonodosis is characterized by knotted hair on the distal portion of the hair shaft. This may be spontaneous or secondary to mechanical factors like vigorous scratching or combing the hair. We report a case of spontaneous trichonodosis with abnormal scalp and body hair.

How to cite this article:
Kumaresan M, Deepa M S. Trichonodosis.Int J Trichol 2014;6:31-33

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Kumaresan M, Deepa M S. Trichonodosis. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2014 [cited 2023 Mar 27 ];6:31-33
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