Alopecia Posted on 6 Jun 18:39

Hair loss, also known as alopeciaor baldness, refers to a loss of hairfrom part of the head or body.[2]Typically at least the head is involved.[4] The severity of hair loss can vary from a small area to the entire body.[7] Inflammation or scarring is not usually present.[4]Hair loss in some people causes psychological distress.[3]