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Fungal infections such as ringworm can cause hair loss if they occur on the scalp, explains WebMD. When ringworm attacks the scalp, it first appears as a small pimple. As it grows in size, it leaves behind bald, scaly pa... More »

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Infection, allergies, medications, nutrition and personal habits are all potential causes of scalp problems such as itching and hair loss, says WebMD. Most scalp problems are not due to serious conditions, but any persis... More »

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Hair loss can be caused by fungus on the scalp and other parts of the body according to WebMD. Ringworm is just one example of a fungus that can cause hair loss. More »

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