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Hair loss
Loss of appetite    

8 possible causes of "Hair loss, Loss of appetite"
  • Short stature
  • Obesity
  • Hair loss
  • Loss of appetite
  • Hoarseness
  • Dysfunctional uterine bleeding
1. Hypothyroidism
The thyroid gland is an important endocrine gland that controls the body's metabolism. It is a small butterfly-shaped gland located in the front of the neck just below the Adam's apple. The thyroid gland produces th...
  • Fear
  • Increase in blood pressure
  • Anxiety attack
  • Hair loss
  • Loss of appetite
  • Panic attacks
2. Acute Stress Disorder
In the weeks after a traumatic event, you may develop an anxiety disorder called acute stress disorder (ASD). ASD typically occurs within one month of a traumatic event. It lasts at least two days and up to one month...
  • Mouth ulcers
  • Bruises
  • Nosebleed
  • Hair loss
  • Loss of appetite
  • Burping
3. Celiac Disease (Gluten Intolerance)
Celiac disease is a digestive disorder. It is caused by an immune reaction to gluten. Celiac disease is also known as: sprue nontropical sprue gluten intolerance gluten-sensitive enteropathy Gluten is a protein found i...
  • Neck lump
  • Hair loss
  • Flushed complexion
  • Loss of appetite
  • Moist skin
  • Clubbing of toes
4. Hodgkin's Disease
Hodgkin's disease is a type of lymphoma. Lymphoma is a blood cancer that starts in the lymphatic system. The lymphatic system helps the immune system get rid of waste and fight infections. There are two main types o...
  • Unintentional weight loss
  • General weakness
  • Depressed mood
  • Hair loss
  • Loss of appetite
  • Vaginal pain
5. Underactive Pituitary Gland (Hypopituitarism)
Your pituitary gland is located just below your brain. It releases eight hormones that each plays its own role in your body processes. Functions range from stimulating bone growth to prompting your thyroid gland t...
  • Blood in urine
  • Headache
  • Loss of appetite
  • Hair loss
  • Malaise
  • Unintentional weight loss
6. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
The immune system normally fights off dangerous infections and bacteria to keep the body healthy. An autoimmune disease occurs when the immune system attacks its own body because it confuses it for something foreign...
  • Hair loss
  • Low grade fever
  • Heart rate altered
  • Loss of appetite
  • Aversion to food or drink
  • Thinning hair
7. Addison’s Disease
Addison's disease occurs when the adrenal cortex is damaged and the adrenal glands do not produce enough steroid hormones called cortisol and aldosterone. Cortisol regulates the body's reaction to stressful situations...
  • Hair loss
  • Loss of appetite
  • Pain
  • Weight loss
  • Diarrhea
  • Cough
8. Leishmaniasis
Leishmaniasis is a parasitic disease. It is spread by the bite of an insect called a sandfly. Leishmaniasis is sometimes called kala-azar. There are two main forms of the disease. Each is associated with differen...

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