Graying And Loss Of Hair

Early graying and loss of hair are, together with short stature, among the earliest and most consistent changes observed in WS patients. Hair graying and loss start late in the second decade of life, and first affect the scalp and eyebrows. The loss of hair pigmentation is progressive and may lead over the course of a decade or more to complete loss of pigmentation. The premature graying and loss of hair also extend to other areas of the body, although these changes usually start later and may not be as extensive as the changes observed in the scalp and eyebrows.

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Your heart pumps blood throughout your body using a network of tubing called arteries and capillaries which return the blood back to your heart via your veins. Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the walls of your arteries as your heart beats.Learn more...

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