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Hereditary hair loss, hair transplantation, lost good amount of hair, stress, no major illness, will that be in original form and how many sittings - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
User :   hi doctor
Doctor :   ok, May I know your age?
Doctor :   ok
User :   I have herridatory problem of hair loss
Doctor :   Please go ahead
User :   29
Doctor :   Yes, there is an option of Hair Transplant
User :   is there any hair transplantation
Doctor :   Sure, I will help you with this
User :   or any medicine,so that i can prevent this
Doctor :   I would like to know about how is your pattern of hair loss?
User :   is their any side effect
User :   thanx
Doctor :   Is it Androgenic pattern?
Doctor :   It is ok
User :   i am not sure
User :   but i think so
Doctor :   Usually it is Androgenic type in hereditary hair loss
Doctor :   Have you tried any sort of treatment earlier for this?
User :   no never
Doctor :   I understand
User :   but suddenly i started releasing that i have lost good amount of hair now
Doctor :   Fine
User :   the whole process was not sudden
Doctor :   Did you have any acute stress or major illness in the recent past?
Doctor :   ok, I will suggest you a few things
User :   some what stress yes ,but no major illness
Doctor :   You can use Nexodil Spray 2% for your hair every night
User :   thanx
Doctor :   I Would also suggest tab. Propecia orally everday after breakfast
User :   ok
Doctor :   It is the percentage of the active ingredient Nexodil
User :   what is 2%?
Doctor :   But I would suggest you to meet a Trichologist and get yourself examined before starting any medications
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   Do not woory
User :   and i hv to use it just like a simple spray
Doctor :   Get rid of stress
User :   ok
Doctor :   That is the option if these treatment fail
User :   and what about hair transplantation?
Doctor :   And it really works
User :   cost of it?
Doctor :   I am really not sure about it, May be anywhere starting from 5000/-
Doctor :   Is there anything else I may help you with?
User :   ok
User :   and i will get my original form back?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   I will be available for your follow up queries if any
User :   thats it thank you for your time
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   have a great day
User :   bye
Doctor :   Are you back again?
User :   hi again
User :   sorry i have one more quary
Doctor :   sorry
Doctor :   Please go ahead
User :   can i go ahead?
Doctor :   Yes Abhay, You can go ahead. I am here.
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok, my friend has some scars on her face,basically pimples left over she is taking laser treatment she already had 3 sittings,how much more time will it take to completely eliminate it?
Doctor :   Laser treatment does help
Doctor :   She has to take it for 3 months atleast
Doctor :   and It does not completely eliminate the scars though
Doctor :   It can clear upto 95% but not 100%
User :   what %?
Doctor :   1 sitting per week for 10 sittings minimum
User :   usually how many sittings?
Doctor :   I have gone through the treatment
User :   r u sure?
Doctor :   I am not sure how other dermatologists treat
Doctor :   I feel that is too long,
User :   because the doctor she is consulting is giving her 6 week time between per sitting
Doctor :   You need to discuss with her doctor again
Doctor :   Thank you.
Doctor :   Is there anything else I may help you with?
User :   ok,thanx again
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