Ann Dermatol.  2018 Jun;30(3):382-383. 10.5021/ad.2018.30.3.382.

Treatment of Hair Loss in the Trichorhinophalangeal Syndrome

  • 1Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, Dankook University, Cheonan, Korea.


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  • Fig. 1 (A) Clinical photo of 17-year-old male with diffuse hair loss, bulbous pear-shaped nose, long philtrum, thin upper vermilion boarder, typical finding of trichorhinophalangeal syndrome. (B) Diffuse hair thinning and regression of frontotemporal hair line shown at the first visit. (C) Hair loss progressed to C3V1 of basic and specific classification and hair growth retardation was found despite of minoxidil treatment.

  • Fig. 2 (A) In spite of 2 years of treatment with finasteride (1 mg/d), alopecia has been worsened to U1 type in basic and specific classification and hairs has been thinner and thinner. (B) At 2 years after hair transplantation. Transplanted hair had grown successfully. The frontal hair line had been well maintained.


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