Hair loss

Antonella Tosti, Bruna Duque Estrada

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Abstract

Nowadays, traveling-associated dermatoses are more frequently seen by physicians that may not be very familiar to them.(12) In this scenario, dermoscopy can facilitate the early diagnosis of tungiasis, thus leading to the correct treatment that consists of complete surgical excision of the lesion (Figures 3.25 and 3.26). Mechanical removal, curettage, and cryotherapy may also be considered.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationDermatoscopy in Clinical Practice
Subtitle of host publicationBeyond Pigmented Lesions
PublisherCRC Press
Pages31-44
Number of pages14
ISBN (Electronic)9781841847153
ISBN (Print)9780415468732
StatePublished - Jan 1 2009
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Tosti, A., & Estrada, B. D. (2009). Hair loss. In Dermatoscopy in Clinical Practice: Beyond Pigmented Lesions (pp. 31-44). CRC Press.