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Acquired hair loss: Acquired hair loss is abnormal hair loss that is due to a cause that is not present at birth and is acquired later in life. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Acquired hair loss, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The list below shows some of the causes of Acquired hair loss mentioned in various sources:
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