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In this section we have spot diagnoses posted on a daily basis since June 2010, now over 1700! You can review the archived cases and read the suggested diagnoses by users and the final comment by Dr Uma Sundram, the Editor-in-Chief and main spot diagnosis host. Case are uploaded each week day by 10 a.m. UK time with the correct diagnosis will generally be posted at 8 p.m. UK time. Why not view the most recent spot diagnosis and proffer a diagnosis?

Case Number : Case 2475 - 30 December 2019 Posted By: Dr. Mona Abdel-Halim

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M, 68- Recent recession of frontal hair line.


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Dr. Mona Abdel-Halim

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Yes, this was a case of FFA. It mainly affects females but males can be involved. The patient had some follicular papules along the frontal hair line, perifollicular scaling and erythema. He also has reported loss of eye brows and body hair gradually occurring in the past 2 years. 

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Dr. Richard Carr

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Interesting I did not know it affected males.

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