Hydroxychloroquine and ccca alopecia

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    Hydroxychloroquine and ccca alopecia

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    Cicatricial Alopecias Scarring Alopecia Cicatricial Alopecias. Cicatricial alopecias, or “Scarring Alopecias” represent a diverse group of conditions that cause irreversible, scarring hair loss. Cicatricial is the medical term for scarring, and alopecia is the medical term for hair loss. Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia CCCA Candrice R. Heath, MD, Caroline N. Robinson, BS and Roopal V. Kundu, MD. Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia CCCA is a very common cause of alopecia or hair loss in black women. Hair loss from CCCA occurs primarily in the central crown part of the scalp. Hydroxychloroquine is a type of anti-inflammatory medication used to treat some types of hair loss such as lichen planopilaris and sometimes discoid lupus and frontal fibrosing alopecia. It is classified as an anti malarial pill because certain closely related medications i.e. chloroquine are actually used to treat malaria infections in some parts of the world.

    Hair loss may be permanent if the disease causes permanent scarring (cicatricial alopecia). Tiny, red pimples (papules) may appear around clusters of hairs. In some cases, other areas of the skin or the mucous membranes are affected.

    Hydroxychloroquine and ccca alopecia

    Hydroxychloroquine and lichen planopilaris Efficacy and., Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia CCCA Hair Loss.

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  3. Causes of CCCA; CCCA Treatments; Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia CCCA used to be called hot-comb was once thought to only occur in black women as a result of years of using heated metal combs to straighten the hair.

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    Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia CCCA ‐Most common cause in AAF 1 Sperling LC et al. The follicular degeneration syndrome in black patients. ‘Hot comb alopecia’ revisited and revised. Arch Dermatol 1992; 1-74. 2 Olsen EA et al. Workshop on Cicatricial Alopecia. Summary of North American Hair Research Society NAHRS-sponsored Mar 04, 2016 Introduction. In June 2013, the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology published a report concerning successful treatment of 2 cases of alopecia totalis with hydroxychloroquine.1 This report was encouraging, as treatment of alopecia totalis is challenging and in most cases unsuccessful. Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia CCCA CCCA mainly affects women with afro-textured hair. The conditions starts in the mid-to-late 30s. Affected individuals often are asymptomatic but have slight itching or burning in the central area of crown. Further hair loss develops as the balding moves outwards over time.

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