Hair: A filament-like structure consisting of a shaft which projects to the surface of the Skin from a root which is softer than the shaft and lodges in the cavity of a Hair Follicle. It is found on most surfaces of the body.1

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Hair: The filamentous outgrowth of the epidermis.2

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Hair adverse event: A hair, skin, and nail adverse event that occurs in hair.3


Types may include:4

Types of Hair:

Categories for Hair

Category of Hair:

  • Integumentary System Part

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  1. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)
  2. Source: NCI Thesaurus
  3. Source: OAE Ontology
  4. Source: NCI Thesaurus
  5. ibid.

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