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Blood test, DHEA-sulfate DHEA sulfate (Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate) is generated by the adrenal cortex which controls fight or flight responses. Imbalances in the amount of DHEA-sulfate produced by the adrenal system may be related to hair loss because it is used to diagnose other conditions that may contribute to hair loss. See complete list of recommended tests.

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