Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Hair is Thinning 30 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 30 conditions that can cause Hair is Thinning.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Hair is Thinning.
  1. Menopause
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Hair is Thinning.
  1. Drug Toxicity
  2. Grave's Disease
  3. Polycystic Ovary Disease
  4. Psoriasis
There are 11 uncommon conditions that can cause Hair is Thinning.
  1. Alopecia Areata
  2. Anorexia Nervosa
  3. Candidiasis
  4. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  5. Hypothyroidism
  6. Lichen Planus
  7. Peripheral Vascular Disease
  8. Pernicious Anemia
  9. Thyroiditis
  10. Tinea Capitis
  11. Vitiligo
There are 14 rare conditions that can cause Hair is Thinning.
  1. Acrodermatitis Enteropathica
  2. Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma
  3. Discoid Lupus
  4. Drug Induced Lupus
  5. Epidermolysis Bullosa
  6. Hypoparathyroidism
  7. Hypopituitarism
  8. Leprosy
  9. Lupus
  10. Psoriatic Arthritis
  11. Sarcoidosis
  12. Scleroderma
  13. Syphilis
  14. Typhoid Fever

Last Updated: Feb 5, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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