Marie Unna hereditary hypotrichosis

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Marie Unna hereditary hypotrichosis
Classification and external resources
Specialty medical genetics
ICD-10 Q84.2 (ILDS Q84.230)

Marie Unna hereditary hypotrichosis (also known as "Marie Unna hypotrichosis"[1]) is an autosomal dominant condition characterized by scalp hair that is sparse or absent at birth, with variable coarse, wiry hair regrowth in childhood, and potential loss again at puberty.[2]:639

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  1. ^ Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0. 
  2. ^ Freedberg, et al. (2003). Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine. (6th ed.). McGraw-Hill. ISBN 0-07-138076-0.