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how come your hair grows back curly after chemo therapy?

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Dr. William A Biermann
45 years experience Medical Oncology
Hair growth change: After chemotherapy the hair root is injured and growth stops. The alteration in growth pattern after recovery is thought to be responsible for the change in appearance of the growth of the hair. It can have color and texture change as well. The scientific details are still not totally clear.
Answered on Mar 31, 2016
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