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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Coarse hair as a symptom include:
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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 hair. Of the 51 causes of Coarse hair that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
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