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Hair loss from fore head - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :   i m 24 yrs old m
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User :   i m having severe hair fall since last 10 yrs .plz help me out
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ok
User :   i m having little gastric problem with sinusitis
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how many strands of hair do you lose per day approximately?
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and is there a history of hairfall or baldness in your family?
User :   approx 10-15 whili applying KERATEX hair oil
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ok
User :   no
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ok
User :   my father 60 yrs old he hi having hair
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is there dandruff problem? or dry scalp problem?
User :   no
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ok
User :   but in winter some time dandruff
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is the hairloss patchy or is it diffuse hairloss?
User :   hairloss from fore head
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has the hairline receded? meaning gone back?
User :   not so much
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losing upto 50-100 hairs per day is considered to be normal. however if there is a hairline receding or patchy baldness
User :   but the quantity of hair in upper part of scalp has lowered
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then a genetic cause is suspected and specific tests to be done to confirm/rule out these causes
User :   hair loss is since 2001

Doctor :   so what is suggested is to meet a dermatologist, get a trichoanalysis done and blood tests like
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