Symptoms of Hair Disorders

Hair loss occurs differently in each patient. It can range from thinning at the part or hairline to bald patches and complete baldness.

They type of hair loss you’re experiencing can be an indicator of its cause. Your physician will look for:

  • Receding hairline
  • Thinning at the front, center or back of the scalp
  • Scattered patches of complete hair loss
  • Missing eyelashes or eyebrows
  • Loss of body hair
  • Scaly, red skin on the scalp

Related Resources

Alopecia During Cancer Treatment

La Alopecia Durante el Tratamiento de Cáncer

American Academy of Dermatology