Alopecia areata

loss of hair in circ-mscribed patches.
historical examples

alopecia areata, on the other hand, affects both s-xes with equal frequency, but affects them at different ages.
the s-xual life of the child albert moll

alopecia areata and morphœa have been observed -ssociated with it.
essentials of diseases of the skin henry weightman stelwagon

alopecia areata is characterized by the development of round patches more or less completely denuded of hair.
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alopecia areata alopecia ar·e·a·ta (âr’ē-ā’tə)
hair loss in circ-mscribed, noninflamed areas of the scalp, eyebrows and beard. also called alopecia circ-mscripta.

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