What causes diffuse hair loss all over your body: scalp, eyebrows, eyelashes, arms, underarms, legs, pubic hair?

What would cause this? Hair growth is slow when it is shaved. Not growing back when it falls out. Weak, brittle and thinner. Including the body hair when it grows back the condition is weaker Tsh and ft 4 tested both within range. Tsh was 2.19. Less terminal hair growth everywhere. Dr says it is not thyroid. Says hormones are ok. Some of you have said hairloss on scalp looks like fphl. So what is causing diffuse loss across the rest of body. Hairloss on body and head happened at same time.

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Entire body hair loss

If you are losing hair all over your body, you should see a dermatologist. There are some genetic diseases that appear in adults that cause this as well as metabolic problems which must be evaluated.


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Entire body hair loss

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If you are losing hair all over your body, you should see a dermatologist. There are some genetic diseases that appear in adults that cause this as well as metabolic problems which must be evaluated.


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What is causing my hair loss?

One can only determine the cause of a patient's hair loss with accuracy through an in person exam that allows full assessment of thr patient's medical history, scalp exam and review of blood tests.

What is causing my hair loss?

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One can only determine the cause of a patient's hair loss with accuracy through an in person exam that allows full assessment of thr patient's medical history, scalp exam and review of blood tests.

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