Acquired progressive kinking of the hair (APKH) is a rare hair disorder characterized by the appearance of lustreless, curly, frizzy, and coarse hair generally during adolescence predominantly in the frontal, temporal, and vertex regions of the scalp. Eyelashes, as well as growth and pigmentation of the hair, may also be affected. [ Orphanet:37559 ]

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database cross reference
  • Orphanet:37559 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • UMLS:CN204889 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD10:L67.8 (Orphanet:37559)
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ordo_disease

definition

Acquired progressive kinking of the hair (APKH) is a rare hair disorder characterized by the appearance of lustreless, curly, frizzy, and coarse hair generally during adolescence predominantly in the frontal, temporal, and vertex regions of the scalp. Eyelashes, as well as growth and pigmentation of the hair, may also be affected.

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http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/CN204889

http://www.orpha.net/ORDO/Orphanet_37559

id

MONDO:0018302

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