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Alopecia universalis

Synonym(s) -
Prevalence 1-5 / 10 000
Inheritance -
Age of onset -
  • L63.1
  • C0263505
  • C537055
  • 10001767


Disease definition

Alopecia universalis is the most severe form of alopecia areata, an inflammatory disease of the hair follicle, which is characterized by a complete loss of hair of the scalp and all the hair-bearing areas of the body.

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