effluvium


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Related to effluvium: anagen effluvium, Telogen effluvium
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a foul-smelling outflow or vapor (especially a gaseous waste)

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Among all the cutaneous manifestations, most common ones were anagen and telogen effluvium, followed by diffuse hyperpigmentation, xerosis and hand-foot syndrome.
Telogen effluvium is general shedding from all over the head and sometimes it gets worse with stress, illness, medication or hormones.
Common types of hair loss include androgenic alopecia, congenital alopecia, cicatricial or scarring alopecia, and telogen effluvium alopecia among women.
Hair loss of this type is called telogen effluvium,' explains Anabel Kingsley.
and crash hair loss Another form of alopecia is telogen effluvium.
and crash cause hair loss Another form of alopecia is telogen effluvium.
The differential diagnosis for syphilis alopecia includes alopecia areata, telogen effluvium, trichotillomania, and tinea capitis.
Its medical name is telogen effluvium and it can be triggered by pregnancy, surgery or serious illness -- usually three months after the event -- and is due to traumatic disruption of the hair-growth cycle.
For example, diffuse alopecia -- also known as telogen effluvium -- is often due to illness, stress, hormonal imbalances, certain medications and dietary deficiencies.
This physical stress could trigger a type of hair loss called telogen effluvium," Dr.
That prompted me to see a doctor, who gave the diagnosis: alopecia arreata and telogen effluvium.
She described how to use the hair pull and other tools to differentiate between telogen effluvium, alopecia areata, androgenetic alopecia, loose anagen syndrome, and short anagen syndrome.
She'd looked it up in the library: effluvium, a noxious or disagreeable exhalation.
According to experts, the result of long-term distress and anxiety caused by a major stress such as divorce, can lead to a type of hair shedding called Telogen Effluvium, or stress shedding.