Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Body Hair Overgrowth 16 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 16 conditions that can cause Body Hair Overgrowth.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Body Hair Overgrowth.
  1. Menopause
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Body Hair Overgrowth.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Ovarian Cystic Disease
  3. Polycystic Ovary Disease
There is 1 uncommon condition that can cause Body Hair Overgrowth.
  1. Hypothyroidism
There are 11 rare conditions that can cause Body Hair Overgrowth.
  1. Acromegaly
  2. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
  3. Cushing's Disease
  4. Cushing's Syndrome
  5. Ganglioneuroma
  6. Hyperpituitarism
  7. Ovarian Cancer
  8. Pituitary Adenoma
  9. Porphyria Cutanea Tarda
  10. Renal Cell Carcinoma
  11. Testicular Cancer

Last Updated: Feb 9, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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