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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
YES: So called "patchy" beards have hair growth everywhere but LESS growth in "patches"...ALOPECIA = NO HAIR AT ALL ..that is BALD SPOTS! Hope this helps! ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: There is no cure for alopecia areata. Hair often re-grows on its own. Treatment can help the hair re-grow more quickly. A dermatologist may give you c ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience Dermatology
Alopecia areata: Aa is a hair disease caused by immune system attack of the hair follicle. It is usually treated by reducing inflammation in the area with topical me ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
20 years experience Dermatology
It's unpredictable: Alopecia areata is an autoimmune condition where your white blood cells attack the hair follicles in a certain area, causing the hair to fall out. Som ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Actually most: patients with AA will regrow hair without any treatment at all but it can take a year or more. Treatment options of intralesional steroid injections u ... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
No: Alopecia areata is autoimmune disease that attacks hair follicles. Most patients get sudden onset hair loss.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: I license to do what? If you are taking about a motor vehicle license, the answer is "yes.".
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Foster Carr
32 years experience General Practice
See a dermatologist: A dermatologist can suggest the best treatments for alopecia areata. A steroid cream such as triamcinolone is one option.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience Endocrinology
Roundtotallybaldarea: An onset of Alop areata is a cirdula often bald aree, often seen in an automimmune entity like Hypothyroidism (Hashimoto,s thyroiditis.

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