Hair Therapy & Transplantation

Hair Therapy & Transplantation
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-0951

Larissa Oliveira Batista

Department of Dermatology, University of Brasília, Brasília, Brazil

  • Short Communication   
    Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia: A Brief Review
    Author(s): Larissa Oliveira Batista and Thuany Silva Santos*

    Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia (CIA) occurs in a large proportion of patients undergoing chemotherapy. This happens because hair bulb cells have a high proliferation, being very susceptible to the drugs used to fight cancer. It is important to carefully evaluate the treatment employed to anticipate persistent Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia (pCIA). Trichoscopy has also been shown to be useful due to its practicality in monitoring the evolution of CIA... Read More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2167-0951.22.12.191

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