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Can an abscess cause facial hair loss ?

Can an abscess cause facial hair to fall out ?
Asked On : Sun, 7 Mar 2010
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  Anonymous's Response

Hi.. Facial hair fall can occur due to an allergic cause/autoimmune causes/hormonal causes.. A severe infective focci (abscess with systemic infection) may be cause hormonal changes that can induce facial hair falls..

Answered: Tue, 9 Mar 2010
Dentist Dr. Sushil Babu's  Response
u need to specific abt place size duration any othr symptoms for ur abscess
it may lead to loss of hair in local area but cannot be related to a generalised hair loss condition
but why r u not getting treatment fr ur abscess
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Answered: Thu, 26 May 2011
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