A member asked:

I am having a bald spot on beard.. is this mean i do have alopecia areata.. and also my hair loss have started..?

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Dr. John Ebner answered

Specializes in Dermatology

A bald spot on the beard could be alopecia areata (aa). However, there can be many other causes. I would see a dermatologist to have it checked out. They will be able to tell you easily what is causing the baldness. Good luck to you.

Answered Apr 20, 2017



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