A member asked:

Have been dropping a lot of hair recently, more than usual but dk if its normal? quick help appreciated.

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Dr. Eiman Elsayed answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Get checked: You need to get checked and get some lab work done to make sure your Iron and thyroid levels are within normal. Depression can cause hair fall too and you need to be screened for it. Seeing a dermatologist will help plus they can take a small pinch of the scalp send it to the lab to check for things like fungal and bacterial infections which may cause hair fall

Answered 10/26/2014

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