Alopecia universalis can occur at any age, and is at present believed to be an autoimmune disorder.
There is no average treatment for alopecia universalis. Many treatments have been explored, including immunomodulatory agents such as imiquimod.
Alopecia universalis or alopecia areata universalis is a medical form involving rapid loss of all hair, including eyebrows and eyelashes. It is the most harsh form of alopecia areata, with an incidence of .001% (1 in 100,000).