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Journal of Obesity and Diabetes (ISSN: 2638-812X)

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Volume 5 Issue 1

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Alopecia by COVID-19: About a Case

Juan Tafur Delgado, Michael Muñoz Ortiz, Víctor Otero Marrugo and Juan Farak Gómez


Some research that has been carried out in patients who have already undergone COVID-19, indicate that between 20%-30% of these will suffer intense hair loss, multiplied by 4 or 5 after 2 to 4 months later of the illness. This exaggerated hair loss is known as telogenic effluvium. In telogenic effluvium, it is produced by an alteration in the h

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