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Descriptions of Hair

Hair: any of the cylindrical filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal; "there is a hair in my soup"
Source: WordNet 2.1

Hair : filament-like structure composed of keratin, consisting of a shaft which projects to the surface of the skin from a root which is softer than the shaft and lodges in the cavity of a hair follicle.
Source: CRISP

Summary Information: Hair

Condition count: 12 ; see list below.

Organ subtypes: pubic hair (1)

Organ types: Head (74)

Main condition: Hair conditions

Organs: list of all organs

Hair: Related Topics

Diseases List for Hair:

The following list of medical conditions have 'Hair' or similar listed as an affected body part in our database:









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