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Excess facial and neck hair - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello doctor
User :   i am experiencing too much of hair growth off late
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am 20 tear okd male
User :   year *
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details - Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   student , single, no
Doctor :   too much facial hair isit
User :   yes
User :   and also on the neck
Doctor :   since when
User :   6months - 1 year
User :   offlate too much hair growth on neck also
Doctor :   ok
User :   and upper chest
Doctor :   isit only on face or all over the body
User :   all over the body
Doctor :   r u taking any medicines?
User :   no
Doctor :   do u have any other medical problems
User :   no
User :   i get a lot of pimples
User :   nothing other than that
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u taking any medicine for the acne or the pimples
User :   i used to apply over the counter creams
User :   nothing now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Existing excessive hair can be removed by electrolysis, or various forms of high energy light therapy,such as laser
Doctor :   after the underlying hormonal disturbance has been corrected
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   ur increased hair growth can due to hormonal imbalanace
Doctor :   imbalance
User :   ok
Doctor :   u need to consult a physician
User :   who is the specialist to be contacted
User :   wat r the side effects of laser treatment ?
Doctor :   physician first too into the underlying medical problems
User :   why is this harmonal imbalance caused
User :   and can it be corrected ?
Doctor :   there can number of causes
Doctor :   he will explain to u
Doctor :   if androgen levels are raised
User :   ok
Doctor :   then there is increased hair growth
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we can fix appointment for u
Doctor :   if u wish so
Doctor :   confirm ur details
User :   what is androgen level
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
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User :   i will get back to u
Doctor :   androgen is male sex hormone
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User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know about
User :   what is the side effects of laser hair removal
User :   will it cause skin burns
User :   and also i need to know how this harmonal imbalance can be corrected
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   by certain tests
Doctor :   and according will find the cause
User :   i mean is it corrected by oral medication or there needs to be any other form of treatment
Doctor :   depends on the cause
Doctor :   regarding laser
User :   r u there ?
Doctor :   Blistering and scarring can occur rarely
User :   ok.. incase there is Blistering and scarring will that be permanent or can it be cured by some tropical applications
Doctor :   it very rare occurance
Doctor :   they will let u know
Doctor :   if that is the case
User :   ok
Doctor :   remember that take all the precautions
Doctor :   to avoid any complications
Doctor :   its safe and u need to worry
Doctor :   ok
User :   where is the health care magic centres located?
Doctor :   anything else u want to know
User :   and do u provide laser treatment and also for the harmonal imbalance
User :   is there any other loction
Doctor :   we offer online medical consultation
Doctor :   and we refer u to the nearest hospital
Doctor :   for further treatment
User :   do u have in house doctors in ur XXXX centre or will u refer me to some other place
Doctor :   yes we are physicians
Doctor :   we provide only online consultation
User :   ok so where would i need to go for my problem
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
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User :   which would be the nearest place for me to go to rectify this problem
User :   helloooo
User :   anybody there ?
User :   ?
User :   ?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help You
User :   there are a few over the counter creams or solutions available to remove unwanted hair is these effective
Doctor :   They will be in the initial days but once you stop hem then it would revert to being the normal
Doctor :   Instead there may be excess than before.
User :   ok
User :   is laser treatments safer compared to this ]
Doctor :   Safer compared to what if you can tell.
User :   safer compared to the over the counter creams or solutions available to remove unwanted hair
Doctor :   Yes if performed by the Trained Personnel
Doctor :   firstly you should get to the Root cause for the same problem then the treatment will vary accordingly.
User :   so whom should i contact
User :   i mean which specialised doctor can give a clear picture abt this ?
User :   should i go to a dermatologist ?
Doctor :   Dermatologist first and the He might recommend you to the Endocrinologist.
Doctor :   Based on the Parameters for the Androgen levels.
Doctor :   are you there ?
Doctor :   Are you there ?
User :   yes]
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
User :   r u aware of doctors in bangalore
Doctor :   Yes we can recommend you to the Leading Practitioners
Doctor :   please confirm these
User :   r u aware of dr dwarakanath in bangalore he is also an endocrinologist
User :   ok
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile Would be good if you can provide us with.
Doctor :   Certainly he is one of the leading Practitioners.
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