A 46-year-old female asked:
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can severe anxiety cause slught hair loss?

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Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes, but...: Yes, in theory, but that does not mean it should be ignored. You should see your doctor for exam and consideration of testing for medical cause (like low thyroid or peri-menopause among others), and possibly referral to a therapist for stress / anxiety help.
Answered on Jan 15, 2013
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