effluvium

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

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Anagen effluvium (drug-induced) may mimic diffuse alopecia areata
The differential diagnosis for alopecia areata includes tinea capitis, trichotillomania, early scarring alopecia, telogen effluvium, anagen effluvium (drug-induced), systemic and discoid lupus erythematosus, and secondary syphilis.
Telogen effluvium and anagen effluvium cause a more even distribution of hair loss.