Approach to a case of diffuse hair loss in females
. Anagen effluvium-
(b)Loose anagen hair
2. Telogen effluvium –
(a)acute telogen effluvium
(b)Chronic telogen effluvium
3. Female pattern hair loss
Primary CTE –represents a primary disorder and is a diagnosis of exclusion.
Secondary CTE- secondary to variety of systemic disorders.
Other deficiency –protein calorie malnutrition ,zinc deficiency
Metabolic diseases-chronic liver or renal failure, advanced malignancy, pancreatic disease and upper GI disorder with malabsorption
SLE and other connective tissue disorders.