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Coarse body hair

Coarse body hair: Introduction

Coarse body hair: Coarse body hair is body hair that is thicker and more bristly than average. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Coarse body hair, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Coarse body hair:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Coarse body hair. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Coarse body hair: Symptom Checker

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Coarse body hair: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Coarse body hair may include these symptoms:

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Misdiagnosis and Coarse body hair

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Detailed list of causes of Coarse body hair

The list below shows some of the causes of Coarse body hair mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Coarse body hair?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Coarse body hair. Of the 16 causes of Coarse body hair that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 15 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Coarse body hair:

The following list of conditions have 'Coarse body hair' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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