International Journal of Trichology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 67--68

Co-existent presence of alopecia areata in siblings: A rare presentation


Sandip Mohanty, Pallavi C Rohatgi, Kajal Manchanda 
 Department of Dermatology, Swami Dayanand Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Kajal Manchanda
Department of Dermatology, Swami Dayanand Hospital, New Delhi - 110 093
India

Alopecia areata (AA) is a T cell mediated autoimmune disease with multifactorial etiology resulting in partial and total nonscarring alopecia. We hereby report a case of two brothers (aged 7 and 5 years) presenting with coincidental AA over scalp which is a rare presentation.


How to cite this article:
Mohanty S, Rohatgi PC, Manchanda K. Co-existent presence of alopecia areata in siblings: A rare presentation.Int J Trichol 2014;6:67-68


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Mohanty S, Rohatgi PC, Manchanda K. Co-existent presence of alopecia areata in siblings: A rare presentation. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2014 [cited 2022 May 28 ];6:67-68
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