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alopecia areata

noun alopecia ar·e·a·ta \-ˌar-ē-ˈāt-ə, -ˈät-\

Medical Definition of ALOPECIA AREATA

:  sudden loss of hair especially of the scalp or face in circumscribed patches with little or no inflammation

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July 06, 2015
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