Relative light sensitivity (RLS) of HFs was mathematically described
as the ratioof two stochastic variables presenting the durations of light
sensitive and light insensitive sub-phases of the cycle according to a new
theory of HF light sensitivity formulated in our previous article
(Kruglikov, Am J CosmSurg, 2012, 29:266-272).RLS
gives possibility to rank the HFs from different body regions according to
their light sensitivities. Application of proposed method for estimation of the
light sensitivity of scalp hairs predicts remarkable difference
in light sensitivities of HFs in alopecic and non-alopecic patients.
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