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131 Possible Causes for Hypothyroidism, Thick Coarse Hair

  • Hypothyroidism

    .: Ventilatory control in myxedema and hypothyroidism. N Engl J Med 1975; 292: 662. 9.5.5.3.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] and dry hair; coarse, dry, scaly and thick skin; carotenemia, particularly notable on the palms and soles (caused by deposition of carotene in the lipid-rich epidermal layers[merckmanuals.com] Thin, sparse on extremities Coarse and sparse Hair loss Sometimes Common Nails Thin, brittle Normal to thick Peri-orbital Tissue Sunken Puffy Skin Thin Normal Skin tone Dry[drlam.com]

  • Endocrine Dysfunction

    Sixteen patients (52%) reported two or more symptoms suggestive of hypothyroidism; eight patients (26%) showed evidence of hypothalamic hypothyroidism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] that is sparse, coarse, and dry, and the skin that is coarse, dry, scaly, and thick.[brainaacn.org] We describe three patients who illustrate that a wide range of endocrine dysfunction (hypoadrenalism, hypercalcemia, hypothyroidism, diabetes insipidus and hypogonadism) may[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Growth Failure

    First, patients with myxedema and pericardial effusion secondary to hypothyroidism may not tolerate becoming euthyroid rapidly, potentially worsening symptoms of heart failure[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com] Macrocephaly, coarse face, large mouth with thick lips or macroglossia, frizzy and sparse hair, strabismus, epicanthic fold, thick eyebrows, low nasal bridge and low set ears[amhsr.org] Hypothyroidism can be associated with fatigue, constipation, dry skin, cold intolerance, coarse and brittle hair, and myxedema.[frontiersin.org]

  • Congenital Non-Goitrous Hypothyroidism Type 4

    Myxedema coma can result in death. Complications: Myxedema coma, the most severe form of hypothyroidism, is rare.[endocrinesurgery.ucla.edu] […] and dry hair; coarse, dry, scaly and thick skin; carotenemia, particularly notable on the palms and soles (caused by deposition of carotene in the lipid-rich epidermal layers[merckmanuals.com] […] speech 91 Eyelid edema 90 Cold sensation 89 Decreased sweating 89 Cold skin 83 Thick tongue 82 Facial edema 79 Coarse hair 76 Skin pallor 67 Forgetfulness 66 Constipation[aafp.org]

  • Thyroid Gland Disorder

    Very severe hypothyroidism is called myxedema. Hypothyroidism may be Primary hypothyroidism results from a disorder of the thyroid gland itself.[merckmanuals.com] All hypothyroid patients except those with severe myxedema (life-threatening hypothyroidism) can be treated as outpatients, not having to be admitted to the hospital.[thyroid.org] How to Tell If You Have Hypothyroidism If you have a family history of hypothyroidism, have any of the symptoms of hypothyroidism described above, have bulges or a protrusion[drnorthrup.com]

  • Hashitoxicosis

    This condition is hypothyroidism. Read more on MedlinePlus.gov.[treato.com] […] of breath Dry, coarse, brittle hair Depression Swelling Paleness of skin Nervousness Hoarseness Puffy skin Anxiety Loss of appetite Puffy face or eyelids Worrying Prolonged[dailystrength.org] Myxedema Myxedema is a term used synonymously with severe hypothyroidism.[wikivividly.com]

  • Sporadic Goitrous Cretinism

    Myxedema is the acquired form of hypothyroidism.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The nose is flat and broad; forehead low, and the head covered by thick, coarse, chestnut-colored hair. Strabismus in both eyes; fissures of the 3 ves verv small.[archive.org] The physiognomy is remarkably altered; the features are coarse and broad, the lips thick, the nostrils broad and thick, and the mouth enlarged.[aolib.com]

  • Transient Neonatal Hypothyroidism

    OBJECTIVE: To clarify the inheritance of hypothyroidism, we looked at the DUOX2 gene in patients with transient congenital hypothyroidism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] coarse hair that goes low on the forehead A large fontanel (soft spot) A herniated (protruding) bellybutton Little to no growth, failure to thrive Illustration by Emily Roberts[verywell.com] Korzeniewski SJ, Grigorescu V, Kleyn M, Young WI, Birbeck G, Todem D, Romero R, Panseth N: Transient hypothyroidism at 3-year follow-up among cases of congenital hypothyroidism[karger.com]

  • Alopecia

    A 22-year-old hypothyroid girl underwent right radical nephrectomy for T2N0 RCC. Histopathology was clear cell carcinoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] twisted, tightly coiled, crimped), hair length (in cm) or hair shaft overall thickness (fine, medium, coarse).[intechopen.com] Since 9 out of 10 with hypothyroidism have Hashimoto’s (autoimmune hypothyroidism), the cause of hair loss can be two-fold: Hair loss is a hallmark symptom of low thyroid[healthfulelements.com]

  • T3 Thyrotoxicosis

    Although the disease was not documented, the patient probably had long-standing hypothyroidism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] and hair.[encyclopedia.com] The dose of propylthiouracil can be gradually reduced on stabilizing the thyroid hormone levels as it can cause neonatal hypothyroidism.[hyperthyroidismsymptomsx.com]

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