Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Wrapped Hair Incidence

Facts about wrapped hair:

  • The number of infants who develop a wrapped hair in the US each year is unknown.

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Last Updated: Sep 3, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Wrapped Hair References
  1. Barton DJ, Sloan GM, Nichter LS, Reinisch JF. Hair-thread tourniquet syndrome. Pediatrics. 1988 Dec;82(6):925-8. [3186385]
  2. Golshevsky J, Chuen J, Tung PH. Hair-thread tourniquet syndrome. J Paediatr Child Health. 2005 Mar;41(3):154-5. Review. [15790330]
  3. Liow RY, Budny P, Regan PJ. Hair thread tourniquet syndrome. J Accid Emerg Med. 1996 Mar;13(2):138-9. [8653242]
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