Telogen effluvium: Long term Covid-19 symptom


  • Wajieha Saeed
  • Ijaz Hussain
  • Faria Altaf


Telogen effluvium, Covid-19, personal protective equipment, post-febrile alopecia


Telogen effluvium is temporary hair shedding after experiencing huge amount of stress in the form of trauma, shock or illness. We present 2 patients with excessive hair fall around 2 to 3 months after getting coronavirus infection


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Saeed W, Hussain I, Altaf F. Telogen effluvium: Long term Covid-19 symptom. J Pak Assoc Dermatol [Internet]. 2021Jan.4 [cited 2024Jun.17];30(4):695-8. Available from:

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