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105 Possible Causes for Brittle and Sparse Eyebrows

  • Hypothyroidism

    Symptoms, signs and additional investigation findings in hypothyroidism Organ system Symptoms and signs Appearance Puffy and pale facies Dry, brittle hair Sparse eyebrows[racgp.org.au] Full sparse outer 1/3 Hair Thin, sparse on extremities Coarse and sparse Hair loss Sometimes Common Nails Thin, brittle Normal to thick Peri-orbital Tissue Sunken Puffy Skin[drlam.com] Dry, cool skin Thickened and brittle nails Myxoedema – fluid infiltration of tissues Energy and nutrient metabolism Cold intolerance Weight gain Fatigue Nervous system Headache[racgp.org.au]

  • Palmar Abscess

    Her hair was sparse, fine, and lusterless, brittle along with alopecia; there was decreased body hair, and sparse or absent eyebrows and eyelashes.[mjdrdypu.org]

  • Hidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia

    Paronychial infections with/without nail matrix destruction Hair Scalp normal early on but often becomes thin, wiry, brittle, pale, sparse, or absent after puberty Body,[cram.com] Underdeveloped Thick, discolored Hair Fine, brittle, slow-growing Total balding (alopecia) Missing in spots for males Sparse eyelashes Sparse eyebrow Absent underarm hair[nfed.org] --Dry, wiry and brittle --Slow growing --Light in color --Progressive alopecia of the scalp hair --Sparse eyebrows and eyelashes --Sparse body hair including secondary sexual[dermatologyadvisor.com]

  • Hereditary North American Indian Childhood Cirrhosis

    Signs & Symptoms Menkes disease is characterized by brittle, tangled, sparse, steely or kinky hair that is often white, ivory, or gray in color.[rarediseases.org] Unusual facial features include pudgy cheeks and abnormal eyebrows. Affected infants are often born prematurely.[rarediseases.org]

  • Congenital Non-Goitrous Hypothyroidism Type 4

    Symptoms, signs and additional investigation findings in hypothyroidism Organ system Symptoms and signs Appearance Puffy and pale facies Dry, brittle hair Sparse eyebrows[racgp.org.au] […] and brittle hair, which comes out in handfuls Loss of hair in the outer third of eyebrows Slow growing, ridged and brittle nails Myxoedema, resulting in puffy face, eyelids[dermnetnz.org] Dry, cool skin Thickened and brittle nails Myxoedema – fluid infiltration of tissues Energy and nutrient metabolism Cold intolerance Weight gain Fatigue Nervous system Headache[racgp.org.au]

  • Congenital Upper Palpebral Retraction

    The ectodermal part of this syndrome involves the hair (dry and sparse with absent eyebrows and eyelashes), teeth (small or absent) and nails (brittle and ridged).[oandplibrary.org]

  • Pyogenic Liver Abscess

    Her hair was sparse, fine, and lusterless, brittle along with alopecia; there was decreased body hair, and sparse or absent eyebrows and eyelashes.[mjdrdypu.org]

  • Netherton Syndrome

    Hair defects include trichorrhexis invaginata, trichorrhexis nodosa and pili torti. 5 Scalp, eyebrows, eyelash and body hair remains sparse, slow growing, lusterless and brittle[drikram.com] Scalp hair, eyebrows, and eyelashes were sparse, rough, brittle, lusterless, and slow growing [Figure 2] and [Figure 3].[idoj.in] Scalp and eyebrows hairs were sparse, rough, brittle, and lusterless with traumatic alopecia on scalp. There was no nail or mucosal involvement.[ijdd.in]

  • Trichorhinophalangeal Syndrome

    Salient Features 2-6 TRPS I Hair : Sparse, fine, slow growing and brittle scalp hair. Eyebrows sparse laterally. Facial features : Pear shaped nose with bulbous tip.[genetics4medics.com]

  • Legius Syndrome

    The hair is typically sparse, curly, fine or thick, woolly or brittle; eyelashes and eyebrows may be absent or sparse. Nails may be dystrophic or fast growing.[rasopathiesnet.org]

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