European Journal of Dermatology


Atrichia with papular lesions Volume 11, numéro 4, July - August 2001

Department of Dermatology, Philipp University of Marburg Deutschhausstrasse 9, 35033 Marburg, Germany.
  • Page(s) : 375-7
  • Année de parution : 2001

A five-year-old Lybian girl presented with an obscure hair problem. At birth she had some fuzzy hair. This was lost within a few weeks after birth and not replaced by terminal hair. Since then she has been almost devoid of scalp and body hair, with the exception of sparse eyebrows and eyelashes (Figs. 1 and 2). Atrichia with papular lesions Hair was present at birth followed by an almost complete shedding with permanent [...]