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Journal of IMAB - Annual Proceeding (Scientific Papers)
Publisher: Peytchinski, Gospodin Iliev
ISSN: 1312-773X (Online)
Issue: 2009, Volume 15, book 2
Subject Collection: Medicine
Page: 73-74
DOI: 10.5272/jimab.1522009_73
Online date: July 8, 2009,

A case of Alopecia areata, associated with a focus of dental origin
Miglena Balcheva, Metodi  Abadzhiev
Prosthodontic Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University-Varna, Bulgaria

The focus is a clinically latent local inflammation with a few symptoms that can cause disturbance in the general reactivity of the body. Most of the focuses in children are of tonsillar origin, but in the adults the dental fields of disturbance prevail. They result in a variety of diseases and disorders – renal, joint, heart, dermal, etc. And the proper treatment requires a team collaboration of different well-grounded dental and medical specialists, respectively.

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