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CASE REPORT
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 164-166

Rectangular-patterned occipital alopecia areata: A report of three cases


Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous, Biology Research Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

Correspondence Address:
Sung Bin Cho
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology Research Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul
Korea
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-7753.100078

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Many reports have described the presence of alopecia areata (AA) associated with other autoimmune diseases, which support the autoimmune nature of AA. Additionally, AA has been reported in association with malignancy as a paraneoplastic symptom. In this report, we describe three patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, alveolar soft part sarcoma, and cavernous sinus arteriovenous fistula with embolization treatment, respectively, who characteristically presented with rectangular-patterned occipital AA.


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