Excessive growth of facial hair, Headache, Weight gain: 2 Possible Causes
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What causes excessive growth of facial hair, headache and weight gain? 2 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.

1

Cushing Syndrome

Cushing syndrome is when your body has abnormally high levels of a hormone called cortisol. This can occur due to overuse of corticosteroid medication, malnutrition, alcoholism, or other factors.

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Acromegaly

Acromegaly is a rare hormonal condition caused by an excess amount of growth hormone in the body. It leads to excessive growth.

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This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.
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