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Hair excess

Hair excess: Introduction

Hair excess: An excess of body hair. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Hair excess, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Hair excess:

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

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Hair excess: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Hair excess, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Stories from Users for Hair excess

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Hair excess: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Hair excess may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Hair excess

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Misdiagnosis and Hair excess

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia totalis. Researchers estimate that about 1 per 100 diagnoses of alopecia...read more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans. Some of the overlooked...read more »

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Detailed list of causes of Hair excess

The list below shows some of the causes of Hair excess mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Hair excess?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hair excess. Of the 6 causes of Hair excess 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
  • 5 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hair excess:

The following list of conditions have 'Hair excess' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Hair excess:

Hair symptoms (838 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Scalp symptoms (639 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

Symptoms related to Hair excess:

Hairiness (189 causes), Hirsutism (102 causes), Hair symptoms (838 causes), Hormonal imbalance, Androgens, Oestrogens, Hypertrichosis

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