Alopecia Areata and Discoid Lupus Erythematosus in a Patient with Vitiligo
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Pavithran K. Alopecia Areata and Discoid Lupus Erythematosus in a Patient with Vitiligo. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1986;52:115-116
AbstractA 52 year old male who had been having - vitiligo for 20 years, developed alopecia universalis since 4 years and disseminated discoid IUPUS erythematosus since 2 years. The coexistence of these three diseases in the same patient lends credence to the contention that auto' unity may play a role in the pathogenesis of these diseases.