What Are the Symptoms of Hair Loss?

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What are the symptoms of hair loss?

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Symptoms hair loss

Common signs and symptoms of hair loss may include:

  • Gradual thinning on top of head,  the most common type of hair loss, affecting both men and women as they age.
  • Circular or patchy bald spots, usually affects just the scalp, but it sometimes also occurs in beards or eyebrows.
  • Sudden loosening of hair, a physical or emotional shock can cause overall hair thinning and not bald patches.
  • Full-body hair loss, some conditions and medical treatments, such as chemotherapy for cancer, can result in the loss of hair all over your body.
  • Patches of scaling that spread over the scalp, a sign of ringworm, accompanied by broken hair, redness, swelling and, at times, oozing.

 

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