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Hair loss,bald patches - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   how may i help you?
User :   Hi
User :   my sister has hair loss
User :   and she has seen 2 dermatologists
User :   and they both said she is pulling her hair
User :   but that is not the case b/c i know my sister
User :   she is only 14
User :   they have done many tests but found nothing
User :   and she thinks she is dying
Doctor :   ok
User :   and when they find something it will be too late
User :   can u help me?
Doctor :   well at this age the cause of hair loss with all tests are normal does indicate that she might be pulling
User :   but i know for a fact she isn't pulling her hair
User :   and i am 100% sure about this
User :   please i only have a minute left
Doctor :   well if the tests are normal then there is nothing to wory in long term
Doctor :   i can assure you that
User :   but her hair loss is getting worse
User :   and its getting to all areas of her head
User :   she has patches of bald spots
User :   she tries to cover on a daily basis
User :   that doesnt represent hair loss
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   patches indicates pulling
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