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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   I have hair fall problem almost from 1 and half year
Doctor :   Ok
User :   could u plz suggest me something in this regard
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do the hair fall run in your families
Doctor :   sorry family?
User :   nop
User :   not at all
User :   u thr
Doctor :   Yes
User :   u gonna tel something
User :   ???
Doctor :        Do you have any scalp problems- e.g. dandruff/ any infections?
Dandruff can be the cause of hair fall.
User :   no dandruff is not there
Doctor :   Is there any particular area of the scalp that is affected? Or is it uniform thinning?
User :   I underwent for two surgery in 2005 with in six month
User :   I met an accient and cos of tha my lower jaw got injured
Doctor :   OPk
Doctor :   OK
User :   and also after that I visited one hair saloon for striagthing of my hair
User :   since that time its happening
Doctor :   Is there any particular area of the scalp that is affected? Or is it uniform thinning?
Doctor :   Do you notice complete baldness?
User :   it is
Doctor :   where is the baldness
Doctor :   mainly
User :   near to forehead on both the side, left and right
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Are you on any medications for any illness?
User :   no.. I am completely alright
Doctor :   Have you consulted a dermatologist or taken any medication/shampoos etc so far for your hair loss?
User :   nop
User :   I myself using DOVE breakrage tharypy sampoo and intensive care lotion
Doctor :   A loss of 80 to 100 hairs per day is normal. Sometimes you notice it but if there is no thinning or a pattern of baldness- it is usually nothing to worry about.
User :   it 80 -100 only
Doctor :   for baldness there are quite few
User :   but I think its very fast.. cos some point in time i was having very heavy hair
Doctor :   There are medications like Finasteride and Topical Minoxidil that can help you. You will require a prescription to buy this medicine. You should only use this after consulting a dermatologist and know about the side effect profile of these medicines.
User :   and my hairs lost the thinkness also..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Avoiding pulling your hair and typing it up very tightly. Thu\is can sometimes cause hair loss due to pressure on the follicles.
Doctor :   mean time please take moment to fill up the form
Doctor :   i sen dyou
Doctor :   i will be waiting for you
Doctor :   Please confirm the details
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   one of our doctors shall get back to you
Doctor :   with the details youi require
Doctor :   Ok
User :   k....
Doctor :   Bye
Doctor :   Please refer to yoiur freinds
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