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Hair loss post chicken pox - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   I need to ask some Query regarding hair loss
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:

Doctor :   r u there
User :   yap
Doctor :   how long u had this hair loss problem

User :   age : 25, Gender: Male, Occupation: Executive in a pharma company (Quality)
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long have you had this problem?
Doctor :   how many months or years?
Doctor :   r u there
User :   Well three years before i had Chicken Pox and i had some pox on my head and lost some hair from then i loose hair frequently and my body is always hot in the sense heat.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u see any doctor for the same
User :   i met a dermatologist in nilgiris where he prescribed me mintop
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u get relief
User :   but i have no effect on it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How many hairs do you lose daily approximately?
User :   i tried for almost a year
User :   i loose minimum of 500 or more per day
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Chicken pox may have been a medical stress that may have caused you to lose hair
Doctor :   does any one in ur family have similar problems
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   basically i feel because of heat i loose a lot of hair.
Doctor :   do u have dandruff problem
User :   no
User :   is there any medications which can relive my body heat
Doctor :   anytime thyroid tests were done
Doctor :   ?
Doctor :   u need to see a physician
User :   no i have not
Doctor :   First, you need to have a complete medical work-up
Doctor :   hair loss is often a side symptom resulting from some other problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok is there any facili where i can do and approx cost
Doctor :   yes
User :   can you send me any details
Doctor :   confirm ur details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY

Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   we will fix appointment with the physician
Doctor :   for the body heat u told
User :   well i stay in banglore near electronic city. i work in biocon. and the above mentioned details are true
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when would u like to have appointment
Doctor :   which day
Doctor :   r u there
User :   week ends would be better some time , next week how about sunday. any time and i need the aprox cost which i need to bare
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant detai
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   thank you and have a good day bye.....
Doctor :   ur welcome
User :   ya
Doctor :   have XXXXXXXX day
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