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A 28-year-old female asked:

I experience constant fatigue, sudden facial hair growth. hair on my head is shedding/breaking. skin-overactive withacne. i'm on the low birth control?

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Dr. Sue Castleman
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Your symptoms/signs: could be from hormonal imbalance or a condition called polycystic ovary syndrome. It could also be caused by thyroid dysfunction.This would need to be evaluated by a doctor in an office with an exam and blood work to be checked.

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Last updated May 30, 2016

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