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Loss of body hair as a side effect of albendazole

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Tas, A., Köklü, S. & Celik, H. Loss of body hair as a side effect of albendazole. Wien Klin Wochenschr 124, 220 (2012).

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  • Dermatol
  • Alopecia
  • Central European Journal
  • Hair Loss
  • Albendazole