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20 Possible Causes for Loss of Eyebrow Hair, Thin and Brittle Fingernails

  • Myxedema

    loss Puffy eyes Thin eyebrows Big tongue Distant heart sounds Bradycardia Hoarse voice Hypotension Slow RR Obesity Decreased bowel sounds Nonpitting edema Dry/rough skin[] , and loss of the outer thirds of the eyebrows; Difficulty breathing ; Collections of fluid around the lungs and heart ( pleural effusion and pericardial effusions); The heart[] […] present (clinical diagnosis) AMS Hypothermia Hypotension Respiratory Failure Hypoglycemia Hyponatremia Potential physical exam findings Hypothermia Sluggish/flat affect Hair[]

  • Hypoparathyroidism

    […] of hair and hair thinning in areas of eyebrows Headache A complete physical examination should be done in order to study the signs of hypoparathyroidism.[] Affected individuals may also have dry, coarse skin, brittle nails, and patchy hair loss such as the thinning of the eyebrows.[] […] 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[]

  • Juvenile Myxedema

    Jean L. Bolognia, Joseph L. Jorizzo, Julie V. Schaffer Elsevier Health Sciences, ٠٨‏/٠٦‏/٢٠١٢ - 2776 من الصفحات Dermatology, edited by world authorities Jean L. Bolognia, MD, Joseph L. Jorizzo, MD, and Julie V. Schaffer, MD, is an all-encompassing medical reference book that puts the latest practices in dermatologic[…][]

  • Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

    He had mild to moderate alopecia, paucity of eyebrow hair, erythematous non-pruritic nodular rash on the wrists, toenail onychomychosis and scalp hyperpigmentation.[] The hair loss happens in tandem across the extremities, pubic areas, axillae, face, eyebrows and scalp.[] Several weeks prior to the symptoms, loss of hair, eyebrows, and axillar hair with diffuse brown discoloration of the face, neck, and hands, atrophic tongue with brown discoloration[]

  • Hypothyroidism

    Although most people with hypothyroidism do not have any associated eye problems, hypothyroidism may cause swelling around the eyes, a loss of the hairs in the outer part[] Symptoms: Early symptoms: Weakness Fatigue Cold intolerance Constipation Weight gain (unintentional) Depression Joint or muscle pain Thin, brittle fingernails Thin and brittle[] , brittle hair or fingernails Weakness Weight gain Late symptoms, if untreated: Decreased taste and smell Hoarseness Puffy face, hands, and feet Slow speech Thickening of[]

  • Zinc Deficiency

    Diffuse hair loss on the scalp, eyebrows and, eyelashes may be reported. Lesions may develop secondary infection with Candida albicans or Staphylococcus aureus .[] Fingernails White spots on nails (Leukonychia) Weak nails that peel easily (A) Brittle nails (A) Ultra-thin nails (can cause nail biting) Horizontal ridges on nails (A) Slow[] Diffuse hair loss on the scalp, eyebrows and, eyelashes may be reported. Lesions may develop secondary infection with Candida albicans or Staphylococcus aureus.[]

  • Secondary Hypothyroidism

    […] of libido Dry/gritty eyes Hoarse voice Difficulty swallowing Hair loss especially outer third of eyebrows Dry skin Muscle and joint pain Carpal tunnel syndrome Loss of appetite[] […] of eyebrows joint or muscle pain hoarseness thin, brittle fingernails menstrual disorders thinning of hair pale color How do I find out if my child has secondary hypothyroidism[] , 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, hands and feet[]

  • Hidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia

    , patchy, and pale Slow hair growth Partial scalp hair loss may progress to complete hair loss Eyebrows, eyelashes, body and pubic hair may be partially or completely absent[] , sparse, and light in colour Hair may be coarse, excessively brittle, curly or even twisted Nails Fingernails and toenails may be thick, abnormally shaped, discoloured, ridged[] The nails may be thickened, thinned, brittle, or display unusual ridging or pitting.[]

  • Vitamin Deficiency

    […] of hair loss (Mock, 1996).[] In the second study, 2.5 mg biotin daily for an average of 5.5 months in 45 patients with thin and brittle fingernails resulted in firmer and harder fingernails in 41 of the[] Hair loss has been noted in infants after 6 to 9 months of TPN; two infants evaluated had lost all hair, including eyelashes and eyebrows, within 3 to 6 months of the onset[]

  • Hashitoxicosis

    […] of ambition, hair loss, muscle cramps, stiffness, joint pain, a loss of the outer third eyebrow, menstrual irregularities, infertility, weakness.[] […] and brittle hair or fingernails Unintentional weight gain Late symptoms include Hoarseness Puffiness of the hands, face, and feet Reduced perception to smell and taste Slow[] Edema Emotional lability Enlarged muscle fibers with muscle weakness (Hoffman's syndrome) Eyebrows stop growing, Fatigue Feeling of being overwhelmed Goiter Headache Hearing[]

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