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The connection between allergies, eczema, and alopecia areata in adults and children: Implications for new treatments

Speaker: Emma Guttman-Yassky, MD, PhD Date Aired: September 20, 2023

A large proportion of the patients who have alopecia areata also have allergic conditions like eczema, asthma, hay fever, and food allergies – among others. Or they may have close family members with similar conditions. This presentation will cover how alopecia areata and these allergic (or atopic) conditions can be related, and what this implies for treatment options.