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Excessive hair fall due to anemia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi , I have too much hair fall very recently , what could be the casuse ? I am 22
Doctor :   hair fall can be due to various causes
User :   i am anemic
User :   could that be a reason ?
Doctor :   that itself could be the cause
User :   what should i do ?
Doctor :   anemia again can be due to so many cause
User :   meaning ?
Doctor :   number of things can cause excessive hair loss. For example, about 3 or 4 months after an illness or a major surgery, you may suddenly lose a large amount of hair
Doctor :   Blood loss, Lack of red blood cell production and high rates of red blood cell destruction
Doctor :   these are main causes
User :   No i was fine till recently i went for a blood check because i was feeling weak
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have blood report with you
User :   I dont have it with me right now but i recall its about 7
Doctor :   pl
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.

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