FPHL and AA at the same time? Or scarring alopecia? (Photo)
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AA and FPHL
You certainly can have AA and FPHL. AA is not always round and usually not symmetrical.
No the best way to diagnosis is with dermoscopy - a careful up close examination of the scalp. A biopsy can sometimes help if there is still confusion but not always.
FPHL and AA at the same time? Or scarring alopecia?
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FPHL and AA
yes you can have both at the same time. Biopsy can be done but a thorough evaluation by a hair restoration expert is important. A biopsy is done on the edge of what appears normal and what appears abnormal. AA spots can be round and symmetrical, or can be diffuse. You should have a consultation with a hair restoration expert.
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Do you have a biopsy confirmation of AA? If so, we have very successfully cosmetically treated aa with scalp micropigmentation which looks like real hair and would be idel for your neck area.
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