Trichotillomania represents the symptom of pulling out hair. This has been recognised in many psychiatric disorders but is a relatively uncommon presentation. We report a case of trichotillomania associated with dementia. Treatment with Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors was found to be effective.
Navkhare, P. N., Mamarde, A., Bagde, P., & Nagarkar, A. (2014). Trichotillomania in a patient with dementia: a case report. Sri Lanka Journal of Psychiatry, 5(1), 27–28. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljpsyc.v5i1.6920
Navkhare, Praveen Nikkanth, Abhishek Mamarde, Pankaj Bagde, and Amit Nagarkar. 2014. Trichotillomania in a patient with dementia: a case report 5, no. 1: 27–28. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljpsyc.v5i1.6920