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4,083 Possible Causes for Alopecia

  • Iron Deficiency

    Angular cheilitis (sore lesions at the corners of the mouth) In rare cases, children with iron deficiency anemia may also experience: Nail changes (koilonychia or spoon nails) Alopecia[danafarberbostonchildrens.org]

  • Menopause

    […] the thighs Cause is not known (thought to be neurological) Hirsutism (abnormal hair growth in women) Facial hirsutism is very common in post-menopausal women not on HRT Alopecia[dermnetnz.org]

  • Dermatitis

    Some patients have a personal or family history of other autoimmune disorders including thyroid disease, pernicious anaemia, type 1 diabetes, vitiligo, Addison disease and alopecia[web.archive.org] Some patients have a personal or family history of other autoimmune diseases including thyroid disease, pernicious anaemia, type 1 diabetes, vitiligo, Addison disease and alopecia[dermnetnz.org] Schabath and Madeleine Duvic, History of atopy or autoimmunity increases risk of alopecia areata, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 61, 4, (581), (2009).[doi.org]

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    Logistic regression analysis showed that there were significant associations between sexual function score and the literacy, alopecia, and infertility.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] when targeting hirsutism and alopecia.[doi.org] Balding, also called androgenic alopecia refers to the loss or thinning of scalp hair.[cedars-sinai.edu]

  • Contact Dermatitis

    Rogaine (minoxidil), which is used for male pattern balding, can also be used for alopecia areata.[dermrochester.com] Alopecia/Hair Loss Disease, medication, genetics, hormones, or localized trauma may be responsible for hair loss.[dermrochester.com] There is no cure for alopecia areata, but various treatments such as anti-inflammatory drugs and topical immunotherapy can help prompt new hair growth.[dermrochester.com]

  • Blepharitis

    […] state is proposed as the cause of a disorder affecting a father and son with chronic dermatitis, purulent blepharitis with corneal ulceration, and scarring pyodermatous alopecia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients may exhibit alopecia areata of eyelashes and/or growth misdirection, trichiasis.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Celiac disease and alopecia areata: report of a new association. Gastroenterology 109, 1333–1337 (1995). 68. Bardella, M. T. et al.[dx.doi.org] Alopecia areata and coeliac disease: no effect of a gluten-free diet on hair growth. Dermatology 200, 108–110 (2000). 69. Hadjivassiliou, M. et al.[dx.doi.org]

  • Labor

    OBJECTIVE: To evaluate whether elective induction of labor between 39 through 41 weeks of gestation, as compared with expectant management, is associated with reduced cesarean delivery and other adverse outcomes among obese women and their offspring. METHODS: We conducted a retrospective cohort study using[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Alopecia Areata

    Although clinical history and physical examination may suggest traction alopecia, alopecia areata must be ruled out.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] What causes alopecia areata? Doctors don’t know what causes alopecia areata.[niams.nih.gov] Two cases were supported histologically as traction alopecia, while the remaining case was alopecia areata in an ophiasis pattern.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    Elsevier Health Sciences , 18.11.2011 - 1048 Seiten A major postgraduate textbook in emergency medicine, covering all the major topics that present to the trainee doctor in the emergency department. A comprehensive textbook of adult emergency medicine for trainee doctors - covers all the problems likely to present[…][books.google.de]

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