Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia (CCCA)

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia (CCCA)

CCCA is a type of hair loss that is characterized by hair thinning and scarring of the scalp. It is most common in women of African descent, but can affect anyone. Treatment options include topical and oral medications, as well as lifestyle changes. Early diagnosis and treatment can help prevent further hair loss and damage to the scalp.