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will hair grow back after hypothyroidism is treated

A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Probably: Probably.
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Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Yes, if treated: If your thyroid level is returned to normal by the correct amount of brand name T4 replacement, the hair will return to normal, but may take many mont ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Possibly: Restoring your thyroid levels to normal may help restore hair loss if the hair loss is actually related to thyroid abnormalities.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Hair loss: You don't usually have hair loss from this so need more information and examination
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Manek
Specializes in Rheumatology
Hypothyroidism: Hello: Hypothyroidism can itself be associated with dry scalp, sores and hair loss. Check with your endocrinologist who can ascertain if your dose for ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Hypothyroid: See your foctor and make sure your dose of thyroid medicstion is adequate.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eva Pickler
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many possibilities: There are a number of potential causes for hair loss or lack of growth - thyroid, DHEA, nutritional, testosterone, stress (which affects hormones), et ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Dermatologist: For evaluation, the other conditions you have or their treatments can be a cause, a good Dermatologist evaluation would guide through, wish you wellne ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
9 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: If your lab results are suggestive of anemia and hypothyroidism then it should improve with treatment of these conditions.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raul Borrego
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Needs further testin: I am concerned that your prolactine is high. I would recomend further eavluation. Your symptoms could also be explained by the source of elevated prol ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
2 thoughts: The 2 diagnoses that come to mind are hemochromotosis and uremia. Ask your doctor to check a serum ferritin for r/o the former. Your high creatinine m ... Read More
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