Alopecia

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Distinguish between non-scarring and scarring alopecia.
2. Explain the diagnostic methods, including proper technique for performing scalp biopsy for the diagnosis of alopecia.
3. Formulate a treatment plan for patients with alopecia based on the underlying cause.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
04/25/2017
Course expires: 
04/24/2020

Jennifer Krejci-Manwaring, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Dermatology, University of Texas Health Science Center, Audie Murphy Veterans Hospital, San Antonio

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/25/2017
Course expires: 
04/24/2020
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