Possible Causes for Loss of Eyebrow Hair in USA

  • Juvenile Myxedema
    Loss of Eyebrow Hair
  • Myxedema
    Loss of Eyebrow Hair

    Myxedema or severe hypothyroidism is clinical condition where the thyroid gland does not produce any thyroid hormone. In some cases, myxedema condition is also being referred to as underactive thyroid. Myxedema typically present with a distinct facial appearance, hoarse slow speech, and dryness of the skin. The…[1]

  • Alopecia Universalis
    Loss of Eyebrow Hair

    Alopecia universalis (AU) is the most clinically debilitating manifestation of alopecia areata, an inflammatory disease of hair follicle. AU is distinguished from other forms of alopecia areata by a total loss of hair of the scalp and other parts of the body where hair normally grows. The characteristic appearance of…[2]

  • Radiation Therapy
    Loss of Eyebrow Hair
  • Trichotillomania
    Loss of Eyebrow Hair

    Trichotillomania is an impulse control disorder marked by the urge to pull out scalp hair, eyelashes, eyebrows and other body hair. The symptoms are generally reported by friends or family members of the person directly plucking of one’s hair, resulting in significant hair loss. Patients usually pluck one hair at a…[3]

  • Pseudohypoparathyroidism
    Loss of Eyebrow Hair

    Pseudohypoparathyroidism (PHP) encompasses a group of conditions that are characterized by parathyroid hormone resistance. PHP may manifest in infancy or later with symptoms reflective of severe hypocalcemia. Signs can include paresthesias, tetany, cramps, and even seizures. Moreover, the physical exam is notable…[4]

  • Osteitis Fibrosa Cystica
    Loss of Eyebrow Hair

    Osteitis fibrosa cystica (OFC) is a disease of the bone resulting from overproduction of parathyroid hormone. An excess of parathyroid hormone causes increased bone osteoclastic activity, and consequently, breakdown of the bone.  Sylavunus was the first to make a diagnosis of hyperparathyroidism in 1973, while…[5]

  • Hypoparathyroidism
    Loss of Eyebrow Hair

    Hypoparathyroidism presents the following signs and symptoms: Pain in the abdomen Cataract  Muscle cramps and carpopedal spasms  Weakening of tooth enamel Painful menstrual cycle Seizures Tingling sensation in the hands, fingers and feet Brittle nails Dry skin Depression Fatigue Loss of hair and hair thinning in…[6]

  • Chemotherapy
    Loss of Eyebrow Hair
  • Smoke Inhalation Injury
    Singed Eyebrows

    Smoke inhalation injury refers to the chemical and thermal injury of the respiratory tract, as well as systemic toxicity, arising from inhalation of various irritants found in smoke. Either occupational or accidental exposure (fires, blast injuries, excessive steam, etc.) may be responsible for this type of injury.…[7]

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  1. Myxedema, Symptoma
  2. Alopecia Universalis, Symptoma
  3. Trichotillomania, Symptoma
  4. Pseudohypoparathyroidism, Symptoma
  5. Osteitis Fibrosa Cystica, Symptoma
  6. Hypoparathyroidism, Symptoma
  7. Smoke Inhalation Injury, Symptoma