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Syphilitic alopecia

Jan 13, 2017

Syphilis is a systemic infectious skin diseases. Syphilitic alopecia may be MUI HIV pallidum micro blood vessels invade the hair region, cause lesions in the vascular wall and blockage, caused by insufficient blood supply to hair follicles occur temporary barriers, thereby seriously affecting the development of hair and usually vary in size of cicatricial alopecia. Syphilis-induced hair loss area boundaries blurred, like mice or insects-eater, early disease often affects the back of the head and side of head. Hair loss occurs in the head area is large, ragged hair, this is due to Treponema pallidum of the capillaries in the hair loss area and often invade the surface skin. Incidence is around 6% of syphilitic alopecia, hair loss as a transient, resistance to syphilis after treatment at an early stage, the hair quickly.
Syphilitic alopecia wasn't what patients think of permanent baldness, once had similar symptoms, timely cure for syphilis resistant hair regeneration can occur in a few weeks probably, if not treated in time will become more and more serious illness. Syphilitic alopecia patients must not ignore. Syphilitic alopecia was also seen in congenital syphilis in the early, mostly in patients with premature hair loss symptoms can be seen at birth, hair loss area than larger, invasive red spots we should see in the hair loss. Causes of hair loss caused by Treponema infiltration of skin damage and chronic toxicity is directly related to Vasculitis. In order to avoid the harm of syphilitic alopecia to give us, when such symptoms, be sure to timely treatment, in order to avoid the severity of the illness.