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Reasons Of Baldness
Many causes : There are many causes of hair loss. You should visit a dermatologist . causes are :1. Eating disorder 2. Weight loss. 3. Iron deficiency 4. Poor diet. 5. Stress 6. Thyroid imbalance 7. Other hormonal imbalances . 8. During Cancer therapy. 9 after childbirth 10. Androgenetic Alopecia. A very informative article: http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2012/feb/06/female-hair-loss-causes-treatment ...Read more
Hair loss, otherwise known as alopecia, can be caused by different reasons, including damage to the hair shaft or follicles or fungal infections. There are two main types of alopecia. Alopecia areata occurs when the body's immune system attacks hair follicles and causes hair to fall out. Androgenetic (or androgenic) alopecia, on the other hand, is an inherited form of hair loss. With alopecia areata, hair can fall out in patches all over the body. With androgenetic alopecia, hair on the head first thins and then falls out. In men, this is called male pattern hair loss; in women, it is called ...Read more
What could be the reason for a bald?
How could I stop this at the early stage and regrow my lost hair?
Usually genetic: I see you are 22 years old. All normally masculinized men lose the hair on their temples at your age. Many men, especially those blessed with abundant chest hair, go on to lose more in the familiar pattern. Your physician can give you medications, or you can embrace your genetic heritage and masculinity and focus on looking good and being healthy overall. Photo Guy isn't complaining. Cheers. ...Read more
Few weeks ago i noticed a bald spot on my scalp, it was a little flaky in the area before it turned bald, what could be the reason for the bald spot?
My hair has been falling out in CHUNKS for about 2 months. My TSH is 0.022 and my T4 is 14.84. Could this be the reason? will I go bald?
Very likely....: due to hyperthyroid state. Once the thyroid balance is restored, you will have your hair back. Be patient with restoring thyroid balance. ...Read more
My scalp has pimples perhaps due to fungal infection. Is it the reason for my mail pattern baldness in teenage?
I'm 16 and prettyy bald :'( seriously what can I doo? Plzz helppp it's ruining my lifeee I have a really high sex drive could this be a reason?
I am 18 years old I lost my most of hairs from front like baldness in males plz give me some suggestion and guid me which test I have required to get the reason?
Get checked : Hair loss can be quite devastating in your age group. See your doctor as soon as possible and get a thorough work up. Hair loss is common in thyroid diseases and overall anxiety. Your doctor will do a series of tests to rule out many possibilities. He may even ask you to see a dermatologist to make sure you do not have fungal and other skin conditions that may be causing this. All the best. ...Read more
Does masturbation or sex leads into higher DHT? Is that the reason that most of the pornstars are bald?
Great question: I have no idea. But it is an interesting theory. ...Read more
I have thick, long hair, and just found a bald spot on my hair. Wondering what could cause this, and if it's true stress could be a reason?
Why speculate???: See a dermatologist for diagnosis and directed therapy.Maybe ALOPECIA AREATA, an autoimmune condition. Other diagnoses possible. Need exam. Why guess?? Stress may cause this from long-term compulsive neurotic rubbing of the same place. You will know if you are doing this. ...Read more
If masturbation didnt cause it why did i start to loose my hair at 14 and baldness isnt in my family how come dht just gets produced for no reason?
Hi. I have male pattern baldness starting ar crown of my head and also lose hair on my arms. What could be the reason?
519 dheas other hormones normal no cyst appear on ultrasound, baldness on head, no pcos.What can be the reason for such high levels? Weight is normal
CouldCould be: See dermatologist to discuss treatment options.Get a more detailed answer ›
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Yes: Yes, a condition known as telogen effluvium can be precipitated by stress. Typically this occurs anywhere from 3-6 months after a stressful situation, and can persist even longer than that after the situation is better. This should cause hair thinning all over (not in just patches) and should no cause any scarring. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 27 yr male .I have hair loss with thin hairs and mild pain in roots of hairs with touching them.What is the reason .Please help.?
Trichodynia: Pain in the scalp associated with the nerve endings in the hair follicle and with hair loss. Many medical causes of hair loss including stress, medications, hormones, genetics, and infections. Visit your primary doctor for evalutation and treatment a summary of this condition is located here http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/trichodynia. ...Read more