Hair loss in women

Antonella Tosti, B. M. Piraccini, A. Sisti, B. Duque-Estrada

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Abstract

Hair loss in women is a very common clinical complaint, and is usually associated with severe emotional distress. In this article, the authors review the most common clinical causes of hair loss in women, and emphasize the role of hormonal changes in the regulation of hair loss and hair growth.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)445-452
Number of pages8
JournalMinerva Ginecologica
Volume61
Issue number5
StatePublished - Oct 1 2009
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Alopecia
  • Biotin
  • Contraceptive agents
  • Postpartum period
  • Trichotillomania

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Tosti, A., Piraccini, B. M., Sisti, A., & Duque-Estrada, B. (2009). Hair loss in women. Minerva Ginecologica, 61(5), 445-452.

Hair loss in women. / Tosti, Antonella; Piraccini, B. M.; Sisti, A.; Duque-Estrada, B.

In: Minerva Ginecologica, Vol. 61, No. 5, 01.10.2009, p. 445-452.

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Tosti, A, Piraccini, BM, Sisti, A & Duque-Estrada, B 2009, 'Hair loss in women' Minerva Ginecologica, vol. 61, no. 5, pp. 445-452.
Tosti A, Piraccini BM, Sisti A, Duque-Estrada B. Hair loss in women. Minerva Ginecologica. 2009 Oct 1;61(5):445-452.
Tosti, Antonella ; Piraccini, B. M. ; Sisti, A. ; Duque-Estrada, B. / Hair loss in women. In: Minerva Ginecologica. 2009 ; Vol. 61, No. 5. pp. 445-452.
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