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A 41-year-old female asked:

Blood positive for streptococcus pneumoniae, treated with meds, but wonder if this infection could have been cause of any hair loss?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Hair loss: Hair loss is sometimes associated with severe infections and also with use of some types of medications.
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