6yr old female child didn't have any hair all over body since birth ..only 2 or 3 hair at eyelids and eyebrows... both parents normal , but h/o same illness present in her younger sister who is 5month old baby any idea about diagnosis???? / differential diagnosis??? and investigation needed??? management???




Alopecia universalis.auto immune disorder

Alopecia universalis

Alopecia universalis (AU) at any age.mainly believed is a autoimmune disorder.it is found 20 %genetic if your parent have alopecia. No standard rx for au.many rx have been explored,including immumodulator agent such as Imiquimod.,Tofacitinib citrate may also have benefit. A case reported in June 2014 it was report that a 25 year old man with almost no hair on his body grew a full head of hair &eye brow, eyelash.facial,armpit and other hair following 8 month of rx.

Thankyou so much sir.for ur guidance

Alopecia Universalis.

Alopecia universalis

Alopecia universalis

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Alopecia universalis

Alopecia totalis

In alopecia totalis there will be hair over other parts of the body.But in A.universalis complete absence of hair.

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Alopecia universalis: Complete loss of hair on the scalp and body. Autoimmune condition Currently no cure

Alopecia loss of hair

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Alopecia universalis

@Dr. Leo Clington A -alopecia totalis

Oh ok ok mam... thank you mam..
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