Hair regrowth after cancer therapy.

Journal Article

Florid scalp hair regrowth following the depilatory effects of both whole cranial radiotherapy and cytotoxic chemotherapy is described in a patient who simultaneously exhibited acquired hypertrichosis lanuginosa in the head and neck region. The regrowth of more youthful and more senile scalp hair following cranial radiotherapy are exemplified in two further case reports.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • George, SL; Whitton, A; Plowman, PN

Published Date

  • July 1, 1983

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 2 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 465 - 472

PubMed ID

  • 6885091

Pubmed Central ID

  • 6885091

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0144-5952

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/096032718300200302


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England