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Method for Diagnosing Monilethrix in Neonate or Young Infant

Purpose:

To examine a patient with alopecia for features of monilethrix.

Specialty:

Dermatology

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics

ICD-10:

Q84.1

Description:

Landau et al reported a simple method for diagnosing monilethrix in a neonate or young infant with alopecia. The authors are from Edith Wolfson Medical Center in Holon and Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center in Israel.

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