A 31-year-old female asked:
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i have a terrible hair loss and i have hypothyroidism , can it the reason and can you suggest a solution please???

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Dr. Barbara Saracino
34 years experience Family Medicine
Hair loss: Hello I want to reassure you yhat hair loss is common with a diagnosis of hypothyroidism . You can also lose the outer third of your eyebrows . Once your condition is diagnosed and properly treated your hair will start to grow back in time .
Answered on Jun 24, 2020
Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Endocrinologist : Check iron level. Seek treatment with endocrinologist. Shampoos with copper helped some of my patients.
Answered on Jun 24, 2020
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Thyroid replacement: See your doctor for a prescription for thyroid replacement medication. Have a healthy diet, exercise 30 minutes/day, drink plenty of water, have safe sex, no tobacco alcohol weed or street drugs. For nutrition: http://www.choosemyplate.gov/. Get HPV vaccine. Wish you good health!
Answered on Jun 24, 2020

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