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  1. Picture of the Hair

    WebMD's Hair Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the hair and its parts.

  2. Male Pattern Baldness

    The male pattern baldness (MPB) form of androgenetic alopecia (there is also a female pattern baldness) accounts for more than 95% of hair loss in men.

  3. Panniculitis from Cold

    Panniculitis from cold. Local exposure to cold leads to the formation of ice crystals within cells. Injury to cell contents occurs during both cooling and thawing.

  4. Biologic Treatments for Psoriasis

    The past decade has seen some promising advances in the treatment of psoriasis, specifically the use of biologic drugs. Learn more about how biologics work and how they are given.

  5. Perioral Dermatitis

    Perioral dermatitis. Scattered inflammatory papules, erythema, and scale in a child who has been applying topical steroids to the area.

  6. Phytophotodermatitis

    Phytophotodermatitis. Hyperpigmentation around the mouth after exposure to limes and sunlight.

  7. Onycholysis

    Onycholysis (drug-induced). This word means separation (-lysis) of nails (onycho-) from nail beds. There are many causes for such a development. The commonest are mechanical. Nails worn long are frequently lifted by being snagged. Excessive soaping and soaking in heavy housework promote separation. The illustration here is of another cause, namely, an idiopathic response by photosensitivity in a patient who had been taking demethylchlortetracycline. Doxycycline also does this.

  8. Molluscum Contagiosum

    Molluscum contagiosum. Close-up of dome shaped umbilicated papules.

  9. Melasma ('Pregnancy Mask') on Cheek

    An example of hyperpigmentation is melasma (also known as chloasma). This condition is characterized by tan or brown patches, most commonly on the face.

  10. Morbilliform Drug Eruption on Face

    Drug hypersensitivity reaction. Morbilliform rash eventually spread to the face and extremeties of the same child.

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