A patient from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia had undergone FUT surgery 7 years ago and had good results. He wanted more area to be covered and this time he wanted it to be done with FUE technique only. As he had curly hairs, we performed the Fox Test before doing FUE surgery on him. We took out 10 grafts and we were able to take out 9 intact grafts. So, the result of the test was positive, which meant... Read More
This case study is a part of the education endeavor of AK clinics in which we have earlier also shared some cases and will discuss further as well.
This particular case study is about Mr. Singh, 29 years old male who was diagnosed with severe scarring on face in beard due to recurrent nodulocystic acne since last many years. We are hereby presenting the features, causes, diagnosis and... Read More
FUE in Egyptian
There is a wide variety of various characteristics of hair in different parts of world among different races. Here we would like todiscuss various points to be taken into consideration while taking up a case of hair transplant by FUE technique in an Egyptian patient.
A 33 years old Egyptian male came to us with progressive patterned hair loss from front part of... Read More
Introduction People of different ethnicities have a lot of variation in their scalp and hair characteristics which need to be taken into consideration while taking up a case of hair transplant. We describe the salient features of the hair characteristics along with modification of the technique of hair transplant in a Chinese patient.
Case ReportA 56 year old patient of Chinese... Read More
In this series, we will take you through real life cases (using assumed names), to give you an in depth understanding of the various conditions that can affect the scalp.
This particular case study is about Swati, 55yr old female who was diagnosed with frontal fibrosing alopecia. Given here are the features, causes, diagnosis and treatment that was administered to her.
Features: When... Read More
Here is yet another case study involving Samira, who was diagnosed with a condition known as central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia. In this case study, we will be elaborating on how we diagnosed this condition, went about the treatment and how Samira recovered from the same.
When Samira first came to us, we noticed that she had bald patches on her head. After close examination, we were... Read More
If you have ever wondered if your eye-brow is not in perfect shape, the below case report would be of interest to you.
Eyebrows are an important feature in facial aesthetics. Perfect brows define and give character to form a beautiful face. Brow hair loss can occur due to various factors like trauma, burns, over plucking, tattoos, alopeciaareata and other systemic... Read More
Cicatricial alopecia, also termed as scarring alopecia indicates a set of abnormalities, which destroys hair follicles thereby causing baldness. The affected follicles get replaced by the scar tissue that resulting hair loss permanently. Cicatricial alopecia can occur among any group of healthy women and can be treated with surgical hair transplant. In this procedure, hair follicles are removed... Read More