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Pityriasis amiantacea, an unrecognized cause of scarring alopecia, described in four patients.

Langtry JA, Ive FA
DOI: 10.2340/0001555571352353


Pityriasis amiantacea is not generally recognized as a cause of scarring alopecia. We describe 4 patients with scarring alopecia in the distribution of past or active pityriasis amiantacea and suggest that it is a not uncommon sequela.


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