Alopecia is classified into 2 major groups: Non-Scarring Alopecia & Scarring Alopecia
Types of Non-Scarring Alopecia:
AGA, Alopecia Areata, Telogen Effluvium, Anagen Effluvium, Trichotillomania
Types of Scarring Alopecia:
Lichen Planopilaris, Frontal fibrosing alopecia, Pseudopaladae of Brocq, Folliculitis decalvans, tufted folliculitis, dissecting cellulitis, folliculitiskeloidalis, central centrifugal alopecia, alopecia muconosis, keratosis pilaris atrophicans
There’s no requirement of any medication, as the implanted hair will not fall.
However, Minoxidil applications are required to prevent thinning and falling of the existing hair.
Proper care must be taken of the implanted and donor area after the procedure. If not, there could be complications such as folliculitis infection, bacterial infection etc. in such an unforeseen situation, proper and immediate medical attention should be availed.