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Reversible alopecia: Reversible alopecia refers to hair loss that is not permanent. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Reversible alopecia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The list below shows some of the causes of Reversible alopecia mentioned in various sources:
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