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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 48 years experience
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 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
This is a supplement so we do not have supportive scientific data for a good advice. There are many info about this product in the internet so you can... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 47 years experience
Nutrafol does have some uncontrolled and anecdotal studies suggesting some profound efficacy in many female patients with hair loss. Several dermatol... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 32 years experience
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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Dr. Edwin Perez
Anesthesiology 21 years experience
Anesthesia: Just cause it started after anesthesia does not mean it is related to anesthesia. That would be too simplistic. Need to see a dermatologist or othe... Read More
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Dr. Brian Struyk
Anesthesiology 23 years experience
See a dermatologist: I'm not sure how anesthesia could have caused your hair loss, outside of a compression injury. You need to see a dermatologist for an evaluation and ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology 52 years experience
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 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dermatology 30 years experience
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 member asked:
Dr. Ronald Achong
Oral &Maxillofacial Surgery 20 years experience
Many things: Rogaine, (minoxidil) laser comb, hair transplant surgery.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 59 years experience
Genetic: The hair loss pattern is often genetic. A look at your parents may provide the answer. Thyroid diseases, iron deficiency, and stress may cause hair l... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Han
Dermatology 25 years experience
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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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jessica Khan
34 years experience
Plenty of factors: There are several reasons for female hair loss = hormonal, genetic, medications, environmental. Some of these can be evaluated by blood tests or look... Read More
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