Prepubertal hypertrichosis

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Prepubertal hypertrichosis is a cutaneous condition characterized by increased hair growth,[1] and is a relatively common finding in otherwise healthy infants and children, most often occurring in individuals of Mediterranean or South Asian descent.[2]

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  1. ^ Hair Growth Vitamins Retrieved 19 June 2011
  2. ^ Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0.