DefinitionThis section has been translated automatically.
Pronounced increase in thickness of the subcutaneous fatty tissue of the head rind with reduced length growth of the hairs without a reduction in the number of hairs with inconspicuous hair root status. In an Egyptian case series, the women described there regularly wore a traditional headgear, the "mandil", which is firmly knotted in the occipital region. Disturbances of the venous or lymphatic outflow could contribute to the development of AL.
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No specific therapy known.
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