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Spot baldness

Spot baldness: Introduction

Spot baldness: Spot baldness refers to a small patch of hair loss. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Spot baldness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Spot baldness:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Spot baldness

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Spot baldness: Symptom Checker

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

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Spot baldness Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Spot baldness may include:

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Spot baldness: Animations

 

Spot baldness: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Spot baldness may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Spot baldness: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Spot baldness

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Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, such as benign essential tremor, which is mostly harmless. see...read more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's....read more »

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....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 »

Spot baldness: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Spot baldness

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Spot baldness: Related Rare Diseases

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Spot baldness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Spot baldness

The list below shows some of the causes of Spot baldness mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Spot baldness?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Spot baldness. Of the 12 causes of Spot baldness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Spot baldness:

The following list of conditions have 'Spot baldness' 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 Spot baldness:

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