Hair Loss and Transplantation



Hair loss following trauma is different from hair loss due to balding. The underlying and surrounding skin is usually damaged and scarred to some extent. Management needs to take this into account. Depending on the site of hair loss and the extent of hair loss, a number of strategies exist. Some of these will be discussed with emphasis on follicular unit hair transplantation (FUT).


Hair loss Follicular unit hair transplantation (FUT) Hair transplantation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Oral & Maxillofacial SurgeryPraseedha Clinic for Facial Cosmetic Surgery and Hair Transplant SurgeryChennaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryRegional Unit Northwick Park and St Mary’s HospitalLondonUK

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