A 35-year-old female asked:
hi, i'm 35 years old it seems to me that i'm losing a lot of hair .. is that normal?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Kwok answered
32 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on cause...: One's primary care doctor can check for medical causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist, especially one specializing in hair restoration (some treatments: minoxidil, etc, ...). Medical causes may include: hormonal problems (low thyroid), seborrhea, alopecia areata, stressful illness. Other causes: genetic male/female pattern baldness, telogen effluvium.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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