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Treatment with diphenylcyclopropenone (DPCP)


Figure 1
Figure 1

Baseline: Forty year old female with alopecia areata pre-universalis for 20 years duration.

Figure 2
Figure 2

Week 14: Treatment to the left side of the scalp. Right side is untreated to act as a control.

Figure 3
Figure 3

Week 24: Treament to the left side continues. Right side remains as control.

Figure 4
Figure 4

Week 30: Treatment to the left side continues. Treatment to the right side started 6 weeks ago.

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Figure 5

Week 36: Treatment to the left side continues. Treatment to the right side started 12 weeks ago and continues as well. 


Photos by Jerry Shapiro, MD, FRCPC
Copyright 1996 The University of British Columbia