alopecia

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  • noun

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loss of hair (especially on the head) or loss of wool or feathers

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reveals patch Other reasons women shed hair Hormones Alopecia androgenetica, or male-pattern baldness, is caused by an abnormal reaction to the hormone testosterone in women.
HAIR THINNING: Another strain is alopecia androgenetica which causes thinning in women and "male pattern baldness" in men.