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Is there a treatment for alopecia? I just had my third bald spot it barely grew to cover ive been getting them every year or two since I was 20-21

Yes. First line treatment for female pattern hair loss is topical minoxidil. Second line treatment if the Minoxidil doesn't work well enough is a systemic drug called spironolactone, although there is a lack of controlled randomized studies of this drug on female alopecia. Finasteride is another option, but it's more controversial. Hair transplant is a last resort option. . Read more...

What would cause a bald spot behind the ear on hairline with nothing visible but feeling a small bump about dime sized. Like I said, a small baldSpot?

Alopecia areata? An autoimmune disease. Body's autoimmune system attacking hair follicles. With medications the hair can grow back . See your doctor.I hope this helps. For more make a virtual appointment at www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan. Read more...