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Alopecia areata

Alopecia areata

(Science: dermatology) a patchy baldness usually of a temporary nature. Cause unknown but anxiety and stress are common precipitating factors.

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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... resembles the type of symptoms which occurs in another condition called alopecia areata. Similarly, identical impaired absorption of the mineral copper can lead to very high ...

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by Jennuan
Wed Oct 29, 2008 4:21 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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hair virus

... interesting... http://www.nature.com/jid/journal/v110/n6/full/5600102a.html here's an easier site to read http://www.niams.nih.gov/hi/topics/alopecia/ff_alopecia_areata.htm I'll go ahead and stop googling there: key words to search for are "follicles" and "virus" From ...

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by AstusAleator
Mon Mar 05, 2007 8:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: hair virus
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Views: 2376

The Fiber Disease

... stress. Similar conditions are psychogenic purpura, hives, rosacea and alopecia areata (autoimmune hair loss). Secondly are the Secondary Psychiatric Disorders, where a genuine, ...

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by John Kern
Sat Apr 15, 2006 12:00 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
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