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18 Possible Causes for Atrophic Patchy Alopecia

  • Kyphoscoliosis

    , patchy alopecia Bowing of the long bones Peripheral edema Stiff neck Mucopolysacchariduria Protein-losing enteropathy Scleroderma Malnutrition Abnormal intestine morphology[mendelian.co] […] respiratory tract infections Abnormality of the cervical spine Abnormality of visual evoked potentials Hypoventilation Bladder exstrophy Ureteral stenosis Atelectasis Pallor Atrophic[mendelian.co]

  • Sanjad-Sakati Syndrome

    alopecia with atrophic skin above the ears, and linear scarlike lesions in the submental areas.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] syndrome - Synonym(s): Sakati-Nyhan syndrome Sakati-Nyhan syndrome - rare syndrome, usually sporadic, featuring craniofacial defects, abnormal limbs, congenital heart defects, patchy[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Perifolliculitis Capitis Abscedens

    The nodules may heal with atrophic dyschromic scarring and patchy alopecia. Islands of tufted hair, as seen in folliculitis decalvans, may be observed.[dermatologyadvisor.com]

  • Lichen Planus

    When and if hair loss does occur, it can involve small patchy areas of the scalp (atrophic cictrical alopecia) or cause a receding hairline (frontal fibrosing alopecia).[rarediseases.org] If the scalp is affected, patchy scarring alopecia (lichen planopilaris) may occur.[msdmanuals.com] Lesions may coalesce or change over time, becoming hyperpigmented, atrophic, hyperkeratotic (hypertrophic LP), or vesiculobullous.[msdmanuals.com]

  • Lipoid Proteinosis

    […] nodules of elbows, knees, and hands Hair Patchy alopecia in scalp, beard, eyelashes Mucous Membranes Infiltrative yellow papules and plaques on pharynx, lips, soft palate[cram.com] Skin Early Bullae with residual atrophic scarring on face, neck and extremities Late Yellow papules, nodules on face, neck, extremities with eyelid "string of pearls”; Verrucous[cram.com]

  • Maternofetal Transfusion

    Oral involvement is very common, with areas of erythema and atrophy, lichenoid or hyperkeratotic plaques, ulceration, and atrophic glossitis. [20] Reticulate patchy hyperpigmentation[e-ijd.org] […] and, less commonly, hypopigmentation, poikiloderma, vitiligo (which may be total [21] ), erythema, atrophy, alopecia, multiple follicular papules, deep ulcerations of the[e-ijd.org]

  • Transient Neonatal Pustular Melanosis

    […] patches or streaks. 25. • cutaneous changes include patchy alopecia, woolly-hair nevus, and nail dystrophy. • Systemic abnormalities occur in nearly 80 percent of patients-dental[slideshare.net] […] pigmented stage presents as streaks of hyperpigmentation in a "marble cake pattern” • The hyperpigmented streaks then may evolve into a final stage of hypopigmentation and atrophic[slideshare.net]

  • Woodhouse Sakati Syndrome

    alopecia with atrophic skin above the ears, and linear scarlike lesions in the submental areas.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] syndrome - Synonym(s): Sakati-Nyhan syndrome Sakati-Nyhan syndrome - rare syndrome, usually sporadic, featuring craniofacial defects, abnormal limbs, congenital heart defects, patchy[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Chronic Lichenoid Pityriasis

    If the scalp is affected, patchy scarring alopecia (lichen planopilaris) may occur.[merckmanuals.com] Lesions may coalesce or change over time, becoming hyperpigmented, atrophic, hyperkeratotic (hypertrophic LP), or vesiculobullous.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Bullous Lichen Planus

    When and if hair loss does occur, it can involve small patchy areas of the scalp (atrophic cictrical alopecia) or cause a receding hairline (frontal fibrosing alopecia).[rarediseases.org] If the scalp is affected, patchy scarring alopecia (lichen planopilaris) may occur.[merckmanuals.com] Lesions may coalesce or change over time, becoming hyperpigmented, atrophic, hyperkeratotic (hypertrophic LP), or vesiculobullous.[merckmanuals.com]

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