Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 8202469, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8202469
Case Report

Radiation-Induced Alopecia after Endovascular Embolization under Fluoroscopy

Division of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Received 30 September 2016; Accepted 27 November 2016

Academic Editor: Alireza Firooz

Copyright © 2016 Vipawee Ounsakul et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. M. Vaccaro, F. Guarneri, P. Brianti, and S. P. Cannavò, “Temporary radiation-induced alopecia after embolization of a cerebral arteriovenous malformation,” Clinical and Experimental Dermatology, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 88–90, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. L. Gavagan, J. Ti, and J. Thornton, “Is hair loss a reality in neuro-interventional radiology?” Radiation Protection Dosimetry, vol. 147, no. 1-2, pp. 68–71, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. Y. H. Jung, S. H. Park, and Y. S. Kim, “Six year experience of endovascular embolization for intracranial aneurysms,” Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 190–195, 2005. View at Google Scholar
  4. R. B. Mooney, C. S. McKinstry, and H. A. M. Kamel, “Absorbed dose and deterministic effects to patients from interventional neuroradiology,” British Journal of Radiology, vol. 73, no. 871, pp. 745–751, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. J. Valentin, “Avoidance of radiation injuries from medical interventional procedures, ICRP publication 85,” Annals of the ICRP, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 7–67, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. J. Geleijins and J. Wondergem, “X-ray imaging and the skin: radiation biology, patient dosimetry and observed effects,” Radiation Protection Dosimetry, vol. 114, no. 1–3, pp. 121–125, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. S. Balter, J. W. Hopewell, D. L. Miller, L. K. Wagner, and M. J. Zelefsky, “Fluoroscopically guided interventional procedures: a review of radiation effects on patients' skin and hair,” Radiology, vol. 254, no. 2, pp. 326–341, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. S. R. Hymes, E. A. Strom, and C. Fife, “Radiation dermatitis: clinical presentation, pathophysiology, and treatment 2006,” Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol. 54, no. 1, pp. 28–46, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. A. Toledano, P. Garaud, D. Serin et al., “Concurrent administration of adjuvant chemotherapy and radiotherapy after breast-conserving surgery enhances late toxicities: long-term results of the ARCOSEIN multicenter randomized study,” International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics, vol. 65, no. 2, pp. 324–332, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. S. Verma, C. R. Srinivas, and M. Thomas, “Radiation-induced temporary alopecia after embolization of cerebral aneurysm,” Indian Journal of Dermatology, vol. 59, no. 6, p. 633, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. S. Podlipnik, P. Giavedoni, L. San-Román, and J. Ferrando, “Square alopecia: a new type of transient alopecia of the scalp following fluoroscopically endovascular embolization,” International Journal of Trichology, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 201–203, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. V. López, I. López, and J. M. Ricart, “Temporary alopecia after embolization of an arteriovenous malformation,” Dermatology Online Journal, vol. 18, no. 9, p. 14, 2012. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. J. D. Thorat and P. Y. Hwang, “Peculiar geometric alopecia and trigeminal nerve dysfunction in a patient after Guglielmi detachable coil embolization of a ruptured aneurysm,” Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 40–42, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. C.-S. Wen, S.-M. Lin, Y. Chen, J.-C. Chen, Y.-H. Wang, and S.-H. Tseng, “Radiation-induced temporary alopecia after embolization of cerebral arteriovenous malformations,” Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery, vol. 105, no. 3, pp. 215–217, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. S. Cho, M. J. Choi, J. S. Lee, Z. Zheng, and D. Y. Kim, “Dermoscopic findings in radiation-induced alopecia after angioembolization,” Dermatology, vol. 229, no. 2, pp. 141–145, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. B. D. Estrada, C. Tamler, C. T. Sodré, C. B. Barcaui, and F. B. C. Pereira, “Dermoscopy patterns of cicatricial alopecia resulting from discoid lupus erythematosus and lichen planopilaris,” Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia, vol. 85, no. 2, pp. 179–183, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. S.-H. Loh, B.-L. Lew, and W.-Y. Sim, “Pressure alopecia: clinical findings and prognosis,” Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol. 72, no. 1, pp. 188–189, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. T. W. Siah and L. Sperling, “The histopathologic diagnosis of post-operative alopecia,” Journal of Cutaneous Pathology, vol. 41, no. 9, pp. 699–702, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. C. M. Soref and W. E. Fahl, “A new strategy to prevent chemotherapy and radiotherapy-induced alopecia using topically applied vasoconstrictor,” International Journal of Cancer, vol. 136, no. 1, pp. 195–203, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. J. M. Metz, D. Smith, R. Mick et al., “A phase I study of topical tempol for the prevention of alopecia induced by whole brain radiotherapy,” Clinical Cancer Research, vol. 10, no. 19, pp. 6411–6417, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus