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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Physician homeopath: To treat alopecia areata effectively, you first need an excellent homeopath to take your case. Your info shows you're from india, which has many well ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience Endocrinology
Local streroids: Local steroid injections are the main treatment.
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Dr. James Seward
21 years experience Dermatology
The : The treatment of alopecia areata is typically intralesional steroids into the bald patch. It works fairly well and often requires a series of treatme ... Read More
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Dr. Barry Cohen
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Chantix and Alopecia: Not proven, but her are some interesting data that hint at it. Could Chantix cause hair loss? - ehealthme could Chantix cause hair loss? We studied ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Alopecia areata: Is usually self limited, however if you need evaluation you need to see a dermatologist, start with your primary doctor who may refer you to a special ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience Dermatology
Alopecia areata: Aa is a hair disease caused by immune system attack of the hair follicle. It is usually treated by reducing inflammation in the area with topical me ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
20 years experience Dermatology
It's unpredictable: Alopecia areata is an autoimmune condition where your white blood cells attack the hair follicles in a certain area, causing the hair to fall out. Som ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Actually most: patients with AA will regrow hair without any treatment at all but it can take a year or more. Treatment options of intralesional steroid injections u ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
YES: So called "patchy" beards have hair growth everywhere but LESS growth in "patches"...ALOPECIA = NO HAIR AT ALL ..that is BALD SPOTS! Hope this helps! ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: There is no cure for alopecia areata. Hair often re-grows on its own. Treatment can help the hair re-grow more quickly. A dermatologist may give you c ... Read More
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