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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Alopecia: 1: Find another dermatologist who would see you sooner. 2: Bring this to the attention of your hair stylist. May be able to help while waiting for Der ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ebner
18 years experience Dermatology
Usually No: Once the cause of the traction alopecia is removed the hair will usually grow back as long as it has not been going on for too long. Unfortunately, c ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jacob Petrosky
9 years experience General Surgery
Fortunately no: Good news is that your hearing is not in any danger at all from your alopecia. Alopecia and deafness are very different and are also caused by differe ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: It all depends on what the cause is. As alopecia can be associated with an autoimmune disorder, the type of disorder will determine whether the other ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Alvin Wells
42 years experience Rheumatology
Hair loss: An injury to the head per se will not cause hair loss unless the hair follicles are damaged such as through a cut or a "rip" of the scalp. In those ca ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
18 years experience Family Medicine
Hair loss: need to check your hormone levels and make sure all those are normal like Thyroid. see your doctor
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Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Head bump hair loss: F from US asks if a hit on head can cause hair loss/damage? And if it so, would it be a spot or marbling (spread out like a streak). ANS: if you bled ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Katz
47 years experience Dermatology
See dermatologist: these bumps can be a sign of a skin infection or inflammation called folliculitis. sometimes this skin condition can lead to sig scarring and discomfo ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
40 years experience Dermatology
R/o fungal infection: Sounds like alopecia areata, but with itching, I'd get a fungal culture from the areas to rule out a fungus infection as cause. sometimes even without ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Feinstein
53 years experience Dermatology
Alopecia Areata: Alopecia areata, as the name implies, is the loss of hair in certain, usually small, round areas. It may occur on the face, scalp, or any other body h ... Read More
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