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Localized hirsutism

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Synonyms: Localised abnormal hair growth; Localised hirsutism; Localized abnormal hair growth
HPO: HP:0009889


Abnormally increased hair growth with a localized distribution. [from HPO]

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Martin KA, Anderson RR, Chang RJ, Ehrmann DA, Lobo RA, Murad MH, Pugeat MM, Rosenfield RL
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2018 Apr 1;103(4):1233-1257. doi: 10.1210/jc.2018-00241. PMID: 29522147
Ibáñez L, Oberfield SE, Witchel S, Auchus RJ, Chang RJ, Codner E, Dabadghao P, Darendeliler F, Elbarbary NS, Gambineri A, Garcia Rudaz C, Hoeger KM, López-Bermejo A, Ong K, Peña AS, Reinehr T, Santoro N, Tena-Sempere M, Tao R, Yildiz BO, Alkhayyat H, Deeb A, Joel D, Horikawa R, de Zegher F, Lee PA
Horm Res Paediatr 2017;88(6):371-395. Epub 2017 Nov 13 doi: 10.1159/000479371. PMID: 29156452
Somani N, Turvy D
Am J Clin Dermatol 2014 Jul;15(3):247-66. doi: 10.1007/s40257-014-0078-4. PMID: 24889738

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