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Alopecia areata. Update on therapy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8435916     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The treatment of alopecia areata has changed markedly in the past decade. Several options are now available to the patient. It is the dermatologist's duty to inform the patient of all the options, their side effects, and their success rates. The final selection of treatment is a team decision between the patient, the patient's family, and the physician.
J Shapiro
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Dermatologic clinics     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0733-8635     ISO Abbreviation:  Dermatol Clin     Publication Date:  1993 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-03-25     Completed Date:  1993-03-25     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8300886     Medline TA:  Dermatol Clin     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  35-46     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver.
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MeSH Terms
Administration, Cutaneous
Adrenal Cortex Hormones / therapeutic use*
Alopecia Areata / therapy*
Clinical Protocols
Immunosuppressive Agents / therapeutic use*
Irritants / therapeutic use*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Adrenal Cortex Hormones; 0/Immunosuppressive Agents; 0/Irritants

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