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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience in Dermatology
Will stabilize: The hair will return over a period of 6 months but rogaine (minoxidil) could be used in interval as stimulant to hair growth. Suggest checking blood f ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
Lots of reasons: Go see your family doc and even get a referral to a dermatologist specializing in hair loss. First, remember that stress can lead to hair loss. Child ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends on cause...: One's primary care doctor can check for medical causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist, especially one specializing in hair resto ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience in Dermatology
Too many reasons: Stress, hormonal disturbance, infection (of hair follicles), chemotherapy/use of immunosuppressant, autoimmune disorders, thyroid disease, just name a ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mahdis Sarrafi
8 years experience in Internal Medicine
Hair loss.: hair loss has many different causes, anemia, low or high thyroid function, low vitamin levels, genetics, medications etc. you need to see a doctor to ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
55 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Many Reasons: Number one reason in males is Heredity. There are other reasons like Anemia, Mental stress, Severe illnesses, Hormone problems etc
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Possible causes...: One's primary care doctor can check for medical causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist, especially one specializing in hair resto ... Read More
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A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
27 years experience in Dermatology
Depends on the cause: Androgenetic alopecia (male pattern baldness) can be reversed with rogaine (minoxidil) or Propecia if it's started soon enough. To maintain the result ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Han
Dr. Karen Han answered
22 years experience in Dermatology
Depends...: To stop hair loss, you need to find out what is causing it in the first place. There are many possible causes of hair loss. Hair loss can be caused ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Han
Dr. Karen Han answered
22 years experience in Dermatology
Many...: There are many possible causes of hair loss. Hair loss can be caused by a medication, physical or emotional stress, anemia, thyroid disease, hormonal ... Read More
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