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Uncombable Hair Syndrome
My nipples are small and I only have sparse hair over my body so does this mean that I have some syndrome?
What gender?: What age and gender are you ? ...Read more
Ive had Long term Lyme disease and POTS syndrome and my hair started thinning only on my right side in the front when sick. Possible this can reverse?
I have smelly hair syndrome;I feel like it has started in the past few months or so. It seems 2b emanating from the scalp though. Why's this happening?
Smelly scalp: One of the most common causes of having a smelly scalp for several weeks or more can be a fungal infection. There is typically scaling and some hair loss . It would be worth seeing your personal physician in order to test for a fungal infection and prescribe treatment if present. ...Read more
Maybe: You should see an endocrinologist for the answer. There are other physical features of klinefelters than those. The doctor can either confirm your suspicions or get rid of your concerns. ...Read more
I have polycystic ovarian syndrome. Should i start taking estrogen? I get hair in weird places, like on my chin and neck
No: With pcos the estrogen level is chronically elevated and additional estrogen will not help. Ocp's (which do contain estrogen) however would likely help by suppression of the ovaries. The hair changes you notice are probaly due to increased testosterone levels seen with pcos and would probably improve with ocp's as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer