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Traction scarring alopecia masquerading as cranial surgery

BMJ 2014; 349 doi: (Published 10 December 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;349:g7281
  1. David Randall, specialist registrar,
  2. Sunil Manohar, core medical trainee,
  3. Kathrine Redington, clinical fellow,
  4. Kieran McCafferty, consultant physician
  1. 1Department of Renal Medicine and Transplantation, Royal London Hospital, London E1 1BB, UK
  1. Correspondence to: D Randall drandall83{at}

A 61 year old woman presented to hospital on return from Sierra Leone with a febrile illness. She was diagnosed with falciparum malaria complicated by …

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