Hair loss in cancer chemotherapeutic patients

V. Chadha, S. Shenoi

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The hair loss in 8 cancer patients aged between 18 and 60 years on chemotherapy was studied. All had diffuce moderate alopecio within 1 month of starting treatment. Of the 8, 3 had only telogen hairs and 3 had high dystrophic hair count. Both anagen and telogen effluvium are implicated.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)131-132
Number of pages2
JournalIndian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-03-2003

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology
  • Infectious Diseases


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