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230 Possible Causes for Alopecia, Secondary Amenorrhea

  • 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]

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    She was advised to visit the endocrinology department for secondary amenorrhea and endocrine survey.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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]

  • Hyperthyroidism

    […] loss of interest in sex itchy skin with raised itchy swellings (urticaria) nails become loose menstrual problems in women, especially lighter periods or absence of periods alopecia[medicalnewstoday.com] Hair thinning or diffuse alopecia. Urticaria, pruritus. Brisk reflexes. Goitre. Proximal myopathy (muscle weakness wasting). Gynaecomastia.[patient.info]

  • Graves Disease

    Patches of complete hair loss indicate associated alopecia areata. Loss of secondary sexual hair may occur in gonadotropin deficiency.[endobible.com] […] periods of inflammation Photophobia Pretibial myxedema – “orange peel”, thickened, erythematous, lumpy and painless skin, usually found along the shins Fine and brittled hair Alopecia[ihealthblogger.com] Other autoimmune disorders can be associated with Graves disease, including type 1 diabetes mellitus, Addison disease, vitiligo, alopecia, and lupus.[emedicine.com]

  • Panhypopituitarism

    The patient who suffered from secondary amenorrhea was found a nonfunctioning pituitary macroadenoma, and the hormone test showed serum cortisol, FT3, FT4, thyrotropic hormone[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] juvenile panhypopituitarism most frequent in German shepherd dogs but also in other breeds; puppy dwarfism not apparent until 2-3 months old; small stature, delayed dentition, alopecia[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Showing of 25 30%-79% of people have these symptoms Abnormal prolactin level 0040086 Abnormality of secondary sexual hair 0009888 Amenorrhea Abnormal absence of menstruation[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Anorexia Nervosa

    Patients may also suffer from bone loss, dry mouth, low blood pressure, and alopecia. Female patients usually experience missing or stopped periods.[bulimia.com]

  • Ovarian Androblastoma

    In many cases secondary amenorrhea is the only symptom of the disease. This leads to an intensive search for the source of the disorder.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The recommendation to include the measurement of androgen levels in the routine diagnosis of secondary amenorrhea must therefore be endorsed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myxedema

    You also note diffuse alopecia and bilateral nonpitting pretibial edema, as well as diminished deep tendon reflexes. What's the situation? Mr.[journals.lww.com] View/Print Table TABLE 2 Physical Findings in Myxedema Coma Altered mentation Alopecia Bladder dystonia and distension Cardiovascular Elevated diastolic blood pressure—early[aafp.org] Myxedematous face Generalized swelling Macroglossia Ptosis Periorbital edema Coarse, sparse hair Nonpitting edema TABLE 2 Physical Findings in Myxedema Coma Altered mentation Alopecia[aafp.org]

  • Virilization

    A Chinese adolescent girl presented with secondary amenorrhea. During follow-up, she gradually developed Cushingoid features and virilization.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 58-year-old postmenopausal woman with high plasma testosterone levels and virilization, as demonstrated by hirsutism and alopecia, is presented.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 33-year-old woman presented to an endocrinology clinic with a 5-year history of secondary amenorrhea. 2 years before presentation, she had noticed progressively worsening[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypothyroidism

    In a woman with hypothyroidism, indications of secondary hypothyroidism are a history of amenorrhea rather than menorrhagia and some suggestive differences on physical examination[merckmanuals.com] Bilaterally symmetric alopecia, with the exception of pinnal involvement, does not appear to develop, but focal areas of alopecia over the craniolateral carpi, caudal hocks[web.archive.org] Bilaterally symmetric alopecia, except for pinnal involvement, does not appear to develop, but focal areas of alopecia over the craniolateral carpi, caudal hocks, and dorsal[merckmanuals.com]

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