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Balsam Lake, WI
A 16-year-old female asked about a 21-year-old female:

My sister is facing hair fall. she have dandruff as well as a sensitive skin. kindly tell how to control it and what's the reason for hair fall.

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Dr. Doyle Huey
Specializes in Family Medicine
Hair/scalp: There can be many causes for hair loss, but in this case due to the signs of scalp irritation (flaking/sensitivity) i would be concerned about inflammation or infection. I recommend seeing a primary care doctor or dermatologist.

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