I have hair loss from discoid lupus - They are scars from treatment also - Can I get my hair back? (Photo)

I have done steroid shot for years in my head and got a small amount back just none in the scared areas

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Scars in discoid lupus

Scars in discoid lupus (DLE) can be treated with hair transplant surgery if the disease is quiet. 

An experienced dermatologist can help determine if the disease is quiet. 

Generally a 1-2 year waiting period is advised before proceeding to surgery

Vancouver Dermatologist

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