Hair and Hair Diseases

  • Constantin E. Orfanos
  • Rudolf Happle

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. F. Serri, D. Cerimele
    Pages 1-17
  3. C. A. B. Jahoda, R. F. Oliver
    Pages 19-44
  4. H. P. Baden
    Pages 45-71
  5. B. Forslind
    Pages 73-97
  6. K. Hashimoto, M. Ito, Y. Suzuki
    Pages 117-147
  7. J. P. Césarini
    Pages 165-197
  8. R. E. Chapman
    Pages 199-236
  9. V. Pecoraro, I. P. L. Astore
    Pages 237-254
  10. H. W. Kreysel, H. P. Nissen
    Pages 255-265
  11. F. J. G. Ebling
    Pages 267-299
  12. F. M. Schaart, A. Mayer-da-Silva, C. E. Orfanos
    Pages 301-324
  13. R. Happle
    Pages 325-362
  14. V. H. Price
    Pages 363-422
  15. B. Bentley-Phillips
    Pages 423-441
  16. Y. Hori, M. Seiji
    Pages 443-466
  17. H. Gollnick, C. E. Orfanos
    Pages 529-569
  18. C. Perret, R. Happle
    Pages 571-586
  19. H. Zaun, C. Perret
    Pages 587-600
  20. H. F. Merk
    Pages 601-609
  21. G. Goerz, R. Kind, P. Lehmann
    Pages 611-639
  22. C. E. Orfanos, Ph. Frost
    Pages 641-661
  23. J. Civatte, S. Belaïch, D. Bonvalet
    Pages 663-678
  24. K. H. Hollmann
    Pages 679-697
  25. E.-I Grußendorf-Conen
    Pages 699-716
  26. G. Polemann
    Pages 717-739
  27. A. Corteś, C. E. Orfanos
    Pages 741-751
  28. S. A. Muller
    Pages 753-762
  29. J. J. Herzberg
    Pages 763-776
  30. M. Breckwoldt, H. P. Zahradnik, P. Wieacker
    Pages 777-789
  31. J. Hammerstein
    Pages 827-886
  32. C. E. Orfanos, E. Imcke
    Pages 887-925
  33. P. G. Engasser, H. I. Maibach
    Pages 927-953
  34. C. E. Searle, P. A. Riley
    Pages 955-975
  35. M. Gloor, M. Gehse
    Pages 977-1000
  36. W. P. Unger
    Pages 1001-1030
  37. Back Matter
    Pages 1031-1057

About this book


Hair is the subject of this book, including the anatomy of the hair follicle, developmental stages, analyzed by light and electron microscopy, hair ultrastructure, nerve and blood supply, specialized hairs and hair organs, and a review of the present techniques to cultivate hair follicle cells in vitro. In the clinical part several chapters describe the most important diseases and possibilities for treatment. Hair care products and their toxicology are the subject of further sections. Extensive reviews of the antiandrogens, a most important group of drugs influencing hair growth, and of their clinical use in conditions such as androgenetic alopecias and hirsutism are included as well. Finally, surgical techniques for hair transplantation are discussed. This book is a standard textbook for everything pertaining to hair under normal and pathological conditions.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Constantin E. Orfanos
    • 1
  • Rudolf Happle
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Dermatology, University Medical Center SteglitzThe Free University of BerlinBerlinFR Germany
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyUniversity of NijmegenNijmegenThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-74614-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-74612-3
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