NHS PCT Funded Hair Removal for PCOS

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NHS PCT Hair Removal for PCOS

To many people unwanted hair growth may seem like a cosmetic issue however there are many medical causes for unwanted hair for example Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) in which women can suffer from male pattern hair growth, Pilonidal sinuses where ingrowing hairs cause problems at the base of the spine and Spina Bifida Occulta.  Medications for example Tamoxifen used in the treatment of breast cancer and some anti rejection medications can result in unwanted hair growth.

Removal of hair can also be necessary for donor site tissue in reconstructive surgery.

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