Perifollicular haemorrhage with corkscrew hair due to scurvy

Postgrad Med J. 2015 Dec;91(1082):719-20. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2015-133661. Epub 2015 Oct 27.
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Keywords: DERMATOLOGY; INTERNAL MEDICINE; NUTRITION & DIETETICS.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Diet / adverse effects*
  • Diet / psychology
  • Directive Counseling / methods
  • Hair Diseases / etiology*
  • Hair Diseases / pathology
  • Hair Follicle / abnormalities
  • Hair Follicle / pathology*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Nutrition Assessment
  • Purpura / etiology*
  • Purpura / pathology
  • Scurvy / complications*
  • Scurvy / diagnosis*
  • Scurvy / pathology
  • Treatment Outcome