Were you looking for information about Alopecia Areata? Alopesia areata is a common misspelling of alopecia areata.
Alopecia areata is a type of autoimmune disease that usually begins in childhood and affects the hair follicles. People who have it may experience partial or total hair loss on the head and body. It affects both men and women of all ages and ethnic backgrounds. Although there is no known cure for alopecia areata, healthcare providers may prescribe medications that are approved for other diseases to help hair grow back.
(Click Alopecia Areata for more information on possible causes and symptoms of this autoimmune disease, as well as other treatment options that are available. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)