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will my hair grow back after falling out from thyroid problems?

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Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Probably: If you got the problem corrected then it should grow back. It may take a while. Now, if you were bald before the thyroid problem, then you may just be out of luck.
Answered on Mar 3, 2013
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