lipedematous alopecia

li·pe·de·ma·tous al·o·pe·ci·a

alopecia with itching, soreness, or tenderness of the scalp in black women; the scalp is thickened and soft, subcutaneous fat is increased, and the hair is sparse and short.

li·pe·de·ma·tous al·o·pe·ci·a

(lip'ĕ-dē'mă-tŭs al'ō-pē'shē-ă)
Condition with itching, soreness, or tenderness of the scalp in black women; the scalp is thickened and soft, subcutaneous fat is increased, and the hair is sparse and short.
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Coskey RJ, Fosnaugh RP, Fine G: Lipedematous alopecia.