What is topical immunotherapy for the treatment of alopecia areata?

Updated: Jun 07, 2018
  • Author: Chantal Bolduc, MD, FRCPC; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Topical immunotherapy [2] is defined as the induction and periodic elicitation of an allergic contact dermatitis by topical application of potent contact allergens.


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