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1208452 tn?1266336929

abnormal hair growth in women

i have recently at 23-25 im 25 now,have gotten abnormal growth in mt neck and chin of course black hairs,like the blonde ones turned black,even more weird is that its in a perfectly straight line across my neck,prodomanitly on the right. I,ve lost a bunch of weight recently not the right way but the lifes taking over stress way,if i balance outmyhormones or change my diet and exercise can they go away?do you think its somthing i am doing to myself.i hear genetics but my mom sister and grandmother dont have these problems!help me findsomthing to make this go awat,what do i do?i have had one or two in the past but nothing like this it is out of control!
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351246 tn?1379682132
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The hair growth or hirsuitism could be due to the higher testosterone level than is normal in females. The level can be high in androgen resistance, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, ovarian cancer, prolactin secreting tumors and polycystic ovary disease. You need to consult an endocrine specialist to rule out these problems. Treatment can be laser removal, hormone therapy and local creams. Hope this helps. It is difficult to comment beyond this at this stage. Please let me know if there is any thing else and do keep me posted. Take care!
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1208452 tn?1266336929
could it have any thing to do w rapid weight loss?,it feels like a hormrone inbalance, is there any over the counter remedies to balance out female hormones?
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