Department of Dermatology, Philipp University, Deutschhausstraße 9, 35033 Marburg, Germany.
- Page(s) : 369-71
- Année de parution : 2001
Hair loss does not only occur due to diseases of the hair and scalp,
but may also be self-inflicted by a patient in the form of a factitious
disorder. The most frequent forms of such self-inflicted hair loss are
trichotillomania  and trichotemnomania . However, in daily clinical
practice another type of artificially induced hair loss that cannot be
categorized as trichotillomania or trichotemnomania is sometimes observed.
We report [...]