International Journal of Trichology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2022  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 183--185

Alopecia areata complicated by plica neuropathica: A rare case report


Shail Agarwal1, Atul Vijay1, Manoj Kumar Sharma1, Akshay Kumar Jain2 
1 Department of Dermatology, Jhalawar Medical College, Jhalawar, Rajasthan, India
2 Deparment of Dermatology, SNMC, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

Correspondence Address:
Akshay Kumar Jain
House Number 415, New Rajiv Gandhi Nagar, Kota, Rajasthan
India

Plica neuropathica is a rare scalp condition, which is manifested as a compact mass of scalp hair. Previously, it has been found to be associated with a variety of dermatological disorders. We report a case of 15-year-old female presenting with alopecia areata associated with plica neuropathica.


How to cite this article:
Agarwal S, Vijay A, Sharma MK, Jain AK. Alopecia areata complicated by plica neuropathica: A rare case report.Int J Trichol 2022;14:183-185


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Agarwal S, Vijay A, Sharma MK, Jain AK. Alopecia areata complicated by plica neuropathica: A rare case report. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2022 [cited 2023 Jan 30 ];14:183-185
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