This is the only comprehensive book on the subject of hair loss! Highly illustrated, with 250 new color photographs, this resource covers the basic science, diagnosis, and treatment of all problems related to hair. Conditions covered include childhood hair loss, excessive body hair, various types of adult balding, and loss due to medical conditions, trauma, and medications. The new Second Edition emphasizes various new diagnosis and treatment methods, including popular, recently approved remedies.
DISORDERS OF HAIR GROWTH, 2E 1 Embryology And Anatomy Of The Hair Follicle 2 Differentiation Of The Hair Shaft 3 Control Of Hair Growth And Pigmentation 4 Clinical Tools For Assessing Hair Loss 5 Infectious, Physical, And Inflammatory Causes Of Hair Scalp 6 Hair Shaft Abnormalities 7 Hair Loss In Childhood 8 Alopecia Areata 9 Anagen Hair Loss 10 Diffuse Alopecia: Telogen Hair Loss 11 Pattern Hair Loss 12 Cicatricial Alopecia 13 Hypertrichosis 14 Hirsutism 15 Surgical Approach To Hair Loss 16 Hair Care Products 17 Disorders Of Hair Growth In African Americans