Hair Loss in an Adolescent

Anna Tielsch Goddard, MSN, CPNP-PC


J Pediatr Health Care. 2011;25(4):261-265. 

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Case Study Questions

1.What differential diagnoses are you considering for this child?

2.What is the etiology of alopecia areata?

3.What is the appropriate treatment for alopecia areata?

4.What patient education would you provide for the family?


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