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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
ALOPECIA TX: Alopecia or hair loss may be multifaceted . You need full Exam &lab work up especially Vit d/Thyroid studies /TESTOSTERONE/ b12 and folate. If the ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Man? woman?: In a woman suggest see dermatologist for blood tests to determine underlying cause. If male oral Propecia (finasteride) is option. This needs to be ta ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mary Bergum
19 years experience Family Medicine
Hair loss: The rate of hair loss is not related to the length of the hair. You can have increased loss with trauma, stress or thyroid abnormalities.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Different ones: We'd definitely need more information to begin with to be able to tell what might be going on, but more so a good look at your hair is needed to arriv ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spit: Not a problem.... You'd have to eat a lot of hair to cause a real problem.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Oh, not to worry: Your GI system can handle a small amount of hair without difficulty.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Hair washing. : A Dermatologist evaluation may be a good idea, but washing your hair more may actually be making it more brittle by washing away oils. For now, try wa ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
You need to contact : Your oncologist should be informed about what you have noted and you should go and show it to the person who gave you chemotherapy. I doubt if this is ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
If hairs are: Coming back in it is a good thing. It shows health. Be sure you do not have a brush that pulls hairs out as it sounds like that may be the cause of th ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Telogen Effluvium : Telogen effluvium is a form of nonscarring alopecia characterized by diffuse hair shedding, often with an acute onset. A chronic form with a more insi ... Read More
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