Non infectious Hair & Scalp Conditions in Children:
Commonly known as dandruff. It is seen as dry itchy white flakes on the scalp. Sometimes the flakes are thick and adherent.
Seen as small patches on the scalp which are devoid of hair. It is an autoimmune condition and can be seen in association with thyroid disorders, diabetes etc.
In children hair fall can occur due to various causes like high fever, prolonged infection, surgery, nutritional deficiencies, poor eating habits to name a few.
It is a type of hair loss caused by the child pulling or plucking his / her hair. The hair loss is patchy and characterized by broken hairs of varying length. Patches are typically seen on the side of the child's dominant hand.
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