Alopecia Areata (An Appraisal of 124 Cases)

Original article


A.J. Kanwar, A. Majid, All M. Bogrein, M.S. Belhaj

Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Garyounis, Benghazi, S.P.L.A .J.

Garyounis Medical Journal Vol. 5, No.1. January 1982:25-27


Alopecia areata constituted 0-78% of all the dermatological disorders in the present study. Both the sexes were almost affected equally. Scalp was the commonest site affected and vitiligo was associated in 11-29% of the cases. The course, prognosis, treatment and aetiological aspects of this rather common disorder are briefly discussed.

Keywords: Alopecia Areata