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My friend got hair loss in patches. Why is that?
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
In brief: Alopecia areata
Your friend has alopecia areata.
Treatment includes: steroid injections under the skin, or topical cortisone, or topical immunotherapy, or topical minoxidil, or uv therapy, and blood work to make sure there is no thyroid disease.

In brief: Alopecia areata
Your friend has alopecia areata.
Treatment includes: steroid injections under the skin, or topical cortisone, or topical immunotherapy, or topical minoxidil, or uv therapy, and blood work to make sure there is no thyroid disease.
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