A 42-year-old member asked:
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tsh value 6 causes hair loss?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
May be: Tsh of 6 is indicative of hypothyroidism and low thyroid may be associated with hair loss. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/hypothyroidism/ds00353.
Answered on Sep 14, 2013

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