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A 18-year-old female asked:

My mom is 41 years old her hair is falling continuously and it's been almost a year her hairs have become very thin and she has baldness we have changed many shampoos and applied many oils but it's not working her baldness is not going plzz help?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Androgens: Female hair loss can often be a problem involving hormonal fluctuation and high androgen levels. Talk to her Dr to see if she can use topical or oral anti androgen medication. A full evaluation and labs may give you all a better idea of why the hair loss is happening.

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