Cicatricial

Some articles on cicatricial:

Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia - Terminology
... in Caucasians Also in this category is cicatricial pattern hair loss (CPHL) ... This is a clinical finding that describes the diagnosis of some primary cicatricial alopecias as noted mainly in the central scalp, and includes CCCA ...
Cicatricial Pemphigoid
... Cicatricial pemphigoid (also known as "Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid", "MMP", "Benign mucosal pemphigoid," "Benign mucous membrane pemphigoid," "Ocular pemphigus," and "Scarrin ... Cicatricial pemphigoid has been referred to by a variety of designations based largely on its site of involvements, with examples of such terminology including "desquamative ...
Cicatricial Alopecia - Treatment
... As mentioned above, primary cicatricial alopecias are classified by the predominant type of inflammatory cells that attack the hair follicles i.e ... Treatment of the lymphocytic group of cicatricial alopecias (including lichen planopilaris, frontal fibrosing alopecia, central centrifugal alopecia, and pseudopelade (Brocq) involves use of anti-inflammatory ... Treatment of the neutrophilic group of cicatricial alopecias (folliculitis decalvans, tufted folliculitis) is directed at eliminating the predominant pathogenic microbes that are ...
ICD-10 Chapter XII: Diseases Of The Skin And Subcutaneous Tissue - L00–L99 – Diseases of The Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue - (L60–L75) Disorders of Skin Appendages
... nonscarring hair loss (L65.9) Nonscarring hair loss, unspecified Alopecia NOS (L66) Cicatricial alopecia (scarring hair loss) (L66.0) Pseudopelade (L66.1) Lichen ...
Cicatricial Alopecia - Causes
... The cause of the various cicatricial alopecias is poorly understood ... However, all cicatricial alopecias involve inflammation directed at the upper part of the hair follicle where the stem cells and sebaceous gland (oil gland) are located ... Cicatricial alopecias are not contagious ...