International Journal of Trichology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 105--106

Trichorrhexis nodosa with nail dystrophy: Diagnosis by dermoscopy


Vidya Kharkar, Rameshwar Gutte, Viral Thakkar, Uday Khopkar 
 Department of Dermatolgy, Seth GSMC and KEM, Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Rameshwar Gutte
Department of Dermatology, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Parel, Mumbai - 400 012, Maharashtra
India

A 25-year-old male, born of non-consanguineous marriage presented with complaints of sparse and thin hairs over scalp and dystrophy of nails since childhood. This case highlights the association of trichorrhexis nodosa with nail dystrophy and the use of trichoscopy as a noninvasive method for diagnosis of hair disorders.


How to cite this article:
Kharkar V, Gutte R, Thakkar V, Khopkar U. Trichorrhexis nodosa with nail dystrophy: Diagnosis by dermoscopy.Int J Trichol 2011;3:105-106


How to cite this URL:
Kharkar V, Gutte R, Thakkar V, Khopkar U. Trichorrhexis nodosa with nail dystrophy: Diagnosis by dermoscopy. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2011 [cited 2019 Dec 14 ];3:105-106
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