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2 months and only have sparse eyebrow hair after doctor shaved eyebrow with razor to stitch wound for 4 year old boy?

2 months and only have sparse eyebrow hair after doctor shaved eyebrow with razor to stitch wound for 4 year old boy?

What will be will be: Hair on the anywhere on the skin does not know that it has been cut. The part of the hair that is sticking out above the skin is not alive, which means we can cut it or shave it off, and these things we do have no effect on the hair follicle in the skin. The follicle will grow the hair at whatever speed it wants to, regardless of shaving or cutting. However, a skin wound can affect hair regrowth. ...Read more

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My cmp blood test says TSH w/reflex to f4 is 4.44 miu/l (normal range is 0.4-4.5). Do I have hypothyroidism? I have sparse eyebrows on the outer third

My cmp blood test says TSH w/reflex to f4 is 4.44 miu/l (normal range is 0.4-4.5). Do I have hypothyroidism? I have sparse eyebrows on the outer third

Not likely.: Tsh in "normal" range so not technically hypothyroid. Some would argue that TSH should actually be lower. I would repeat this in a few months. If normal again would stop worrying. If abnormal diagnosis is clear. In any case eyebrow thinning is not likely due to this tsh. ...Read more

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I meet all the symptoms for hypothyroidism: sparse eyebrows, fatigue, dry skin, I have ibs, cmp TSH w/reflex to ft4 is 4.44, yet dr said i don't. Do i?

I meet all the symptoms for hypothyroidism: sparse eyebrows, fatigue, dry skin, I have ibs, cmp TSH w/reflex to ft4 is 4.44, yet dr said i don't. Do i?

Hypothyroidism: Hi, you may have subclinical hypothyroidism, and/ or hashimoto's thyroiditis. You may need to have further testing done, thyroid auto-antibodies, anti-per -oxidase antibodies lab tests and perhaps a thyroid sonar. It may be a good idea to see an endocrinologist, literature shows that thyroid hormone replacement may benefit you. Good luck! ...Read more

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It is 2 months after shaved eyebrow by razor to stitch wound and the growth is sparse hair so how long to get be normal again ?

It is 2 months after shaved eyebrow by razor to stitch wound and the growth is sparse hair so how long to get be normal again ?

May not: Eyebrows can be lost! frequently, surgeons just separate the hairs and stitch between rather than clipping or shaving. Discuss with your caregiver. ...Read more

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What product can be use over eyebrow of 4 year old boy to regrowth it again as it shaved by razor to stitch wound and the growth is sparse hair ?

Patience: Once shaved, this area may take a year or more to fully regrow. I know of no product that will change the delay. ...Read more