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Excessive Hair fall - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions

Doctor :   Hi
Doctor How can I help you?
User :   hi i am 18 years old, am suffering excessive hair fall. can you help me?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   How many hair you lose per day?
User :   around 30-50
Doctor :   Losing around 80 to 100 hair per day is normal
Doctor :   for any person
Doctor :   as it is the growth cycle of the hair
User :   but they fell a lot when i shampoo
Doctor :   Yes that does happen

Doctor :   The hair that fall are in telogen phase
Doctor :   and are about to fall in a day or two
Doctor :   as they have completed their cycle
Doctor :   Do you have baldness running in your family
Doctor :   Do you have patches of hair loss
Doctor :Do you have hair line receeding?
Doctor :   then you should know more about them

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