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I am 27 years old male, at the age of 15-16 years my hair on my head started turning grey now almost all hair on head are grey. 2 years ago i noticed hair on my beard and chest also started turning grey. may you please diagnose and provide me any sol?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Premature gray hair: Causes include genetics or hereditary factors which play a big role, certain autoimmune causes, stress, thyroid disorder, smoking, vitamin B12 deficiency. I've seen many healthy attractive people with young faces and white hair. Your physician can order some tests to check for treatable causes.

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Last updated Sep 20, 2020

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