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Winter 2004, Vol. 12 No. 4

H.K. Dermatol. Venereol. Bull. (2004) 12, 206-209

Case Report

A 74-year-old lady with alopecia: alopecia mucinosis idiopathic type

KK Ho 何家強 and KC Lee 李景中

Alopecia mucinosis is an uncommon cause of alopecia. It can be idiopathic or associated with mycosis fungoides. Histopathological features may help to distinguish the two. Idiopathic alopecia mucinosis usually have a good prognosis.