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5,650 Possible Causes for Loss of Hair

  • Alopecia Areata

    Hair loss that spreads to cover the entire scalp is called alopecia totalis.[americanhairloss.org] If you notice sudden hair loss, always check with a doctor. There can be a lot of other reasons for it besides alopecia areata.[webmd.com] Alopecia areata (AA) is probably the third most common form of hair loss dermatologists see, after androgenetic alopecia and telogen effluvium.[americanhairloss.org]

  • Presbycusis

    The average total hair cell loss was significantly less in TG mice than WT littermates.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The major etiology for presbycusis is the loss of hair cells in the inner ear; less well known are changes in the central auditory system.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of hair cells (sensory receptors in inner ear) Hereditary factors Aging Various health conditions, such as heart disease or diabetes Side effects of some medications, such[entcolumbia.org]

  • Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

    […] anagen-telogen transition is an early event preceding clinical hair loss in CCS.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, some patients have presented loss of hair in only the scalp area. Alopecia takes place very fast with reports of total hair loss with a few days common.[symptoma.com] Patients experience alopecia (loss of hair), dark spots on the skin of the arms, legs and face (hyperpigmented macules) and have a loss of finger nails (onychodystrophy).[rarediseases.org]

  • Iron Deficiency

    Causes of Iron Deficiency Hair Loss Why does iron deficiency cause hair loss?[blog.viviscal.com] Symptoms include weakness, fatigue, and sometimes pallor, shortness of breath, coldness of extremities, changeable appetite, sore tongue, loss of hair, brittle fingernails[britannica.com] Hair Loss Iron deficiency, especially when it develops into anemia, can cause hair loss.[news.yahoo.com]

  • Bjornstad Syndrome

    Pili torti, a condition in which the hair shaft is flattened and twisted, makes the hair very brittle and patients develop hair loss in the first two years of life.EtiologyBjörnstad[malacards.org] Bjornstad (1) described the association of pilitorti (twisted hair) with sensorineural hearing loss as anew genetic entity.[documents.tips] […] of the previously mentioned mutations, consequently leading to hair loss in the first few years of life.[symptoma.com]

  • Pancreatic Abscess

    Types & treatments Childhood eczema Adult eczema Insider secrets Types of hair loss Treatment for hair loss Causes of hair loss Hair care matters Insider secrets What is psoriasis[aad.org] Alopecia means loss of hair or baldness.[patient.info] If you notice sudden hair loss, always check with a doctor. There can be a lot of other reasons for it besides alopecia areata.[webmd.com]

  • Trichotillomania

    An 11-year-old girl came to our department with a 2-month history of diffuse hair loss on the frontoparietal and parietotemporal area (Figure 1).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This occurs to such a degree that hair loss can be seen. Efforts to stop pulling hair typically fail.[en.wikipedia.org] Martha Reilly, OD KEY TERMS Alopecia — The loss of hair, or baldness.[encyclopedia.com]

  • Perifolliculitis Capitis Abscedens

    loss L65.0 Telogen effluvium L65.1 Anagen effluvium L65.2 Alopecia mucinosa L65.8 Other specified nonscarring hair loss L65.9 Nonscarring hair loss, unspecified L66 Cicatricial[icd10data.com] Hair Loss Also called: Alopecia You lose up to 100 hairs from your scalp every day. That's normal, and in most people, those hairs grow back.[icdlist.com] ICD-10-CM Codes › L00-L99 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue › L60-L75 Disorders of skin appendages › L66- Cicatricial alopecia [scarring hair loss] › Perifolliculitis[icd10data.com]

  • Zinc Deficiency

    The hair loss stopped in 3 weeks. Follow-up in 4 months showed no evidence of alopecia, with normal-looking hair.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In all patients, hair loss was cured or improved.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of hair, skin and nail quality; bowl problems like diarrhea; and reproductive problems like fertility issues or lack of sex drive.[brain-effect.com]

  • Biotin Deficiency

    Two adult patients receiving total parenteral nutrition on a long-term home basis presented with severe loss of hair.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This may progress from fine brittle hairs, thinning and eventually hair loss, which can lead to alopecia also called baldness.[durablehealth.net] From Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search nutritional deficiency disease that is characterized by thinning of the hair (often with loss of hair color), and red scaly[wikidata.org]

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