New dimensions in Hirsutism
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The following is a review of a satellite symposium held at the British Medical Laser Association Meeting, in November 2005. Prof. V.A. Randall gave a comprehensive overview of hormones and hair growth, followed by an in-depth discussion of hirsutism, the therapeutic options, treatment and trends, by Dr. S. Lanigan. Dr. I. Hamzavi concluded the symposium with a presentation of the latest work on eflornithine in combination with laser hair removal. Data were reproduced with the speakers’ permission.
KeywordsHirsutism Hair Hormones Lasers Eflornithine
The authors gratefully acknowledge the assistance of Dr. Lisa Chamberlain James in the preparation of this manuscript.
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