A 26-year-old male asked:
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i have one patch on my beard i have tried many oil but nothing works can i use minoxidil 5% for that patch otherwise there is no problem in my hair.

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Dr. Patrick Connerly
48 years experience Family Medicine
What kind?: What kind of patch? Since you are suggesting minoxidil, I assume you mean bald patch. Before trying minoxidil, consider treating for fungal infection(tinea barbae).
Answered on Jan 26, 2017

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