Hair growth and disorders

Ulrike Blume-Peytavi, Antonella Tosti, David A. Whiting, Ralph M. Trüeb

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Hair disorders have become a central social and psychological issue with increasing demands and expectations from patients. Written by world-renowned experts, this lavishly illustrated textbook provides the latest scientific aspects of hair biology, up-to-date knowledge on hair diagnosis and treatment options as well as hair removal and restoration techniques. The well-structured content is divided into three sections: Basic aspects of hair growth Hair and scalp disorders Fotoepilation, surgery and hair cosmetics It also contains unique sections on hair at different ages, in art and in forensic investigations as well as ethnic hair.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Number of pages564
ISBN (Print)9783540469087
StatePublished - Dec 1 2008
Externally publishedYes

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  • Medicine(all)


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