Alopecia localis or simply baldness is a cause of issues and stresses of millions of men all over the world. And when women or young ladies face this problem it is difficult even to imagine their depressed state in the circumstances concerned. Alopecia in women is less common than in case of men, but it is difficult to overestimate the effect this disease has on emotional state of a woman.
What is alopecia?
The characteristic feature of this disease is hair loss followed by its growth disorder. Depending on the factors causing alopecia occurrence, this disease can divided into several types: cicatrical alopecia, alopecia seborrheic, diffuse alopecia, alopecia localis and alopecia areata, as well as androgenetic alopecia.
Causes of disease occurrence
There may be a reference to multi-factor nature of alopecia in the description of causes promoting the development of this disease in men and women. Alopecia can occur on the place of cicatrized wound or be as a complication caused by the progress of any dermatological disease, for instance, seborrhea. Quite frequently androgenetic alopecia in women occurs due to excessive amount of androsterone in body which in itself is a hereditary factor.
Danger of alopecia
The very fact of baldness does no harm to your health, whereas a variety of serious diseases can develop due to permanent stress caused by this situation. But this is not the only danger of alopecia; quite frequently the baldness is an alarm signal of the fact you have endocrine system pathologies or even underactive thyroid gland or adrenal failure.
Аlopecia: treatment at medical centre “ON Clinic”
Knowing many adverse factors accompanying alopecia, treatment at “ON Clinic” starts only after complete trichological examination. During examination all disease data are collected, digital diagnostics is performed and phototrichogram is built (it enables to evaluate hair condition at different stages of hair growth). All patients of medical centre “ON Clinic” have digital medical treatment record. The whole information on patient and his disease history is recorded there.
If you face such problem as alopecia, treatment at “ON Clinic” will help you to overcome this disease. Alopecia at medical centre “ON Clinic” is treated using unique in-house creams and medicinal shampoos non-available at the wide market.
Disease is treated as a whole considering all details and with attention to the most negligible factors – it will help us to achieve high efficiency.
In order to register to visit trichologist specialist at “ON Clinic”, you just need to call the telephone number indicated for your region or to fill in simple registration form on our web-site.