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Therapy for alopecia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   are you there
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   m xxxxx
User :   xxxxx
User :   sir
Doctor :   ok
User :   actually
User :   my bro
User :   is suffering from alopecia
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when is the problem?
User :   is thr any treatment of it available
User :   in india
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   2 yrs back
Doctor :   of your brother
Doctor :   ok
User :   m
User :   xxxxx
User :   single
User :   68
User :   170
User :   no
Doctor :   age?
User :   33
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   there are therapies available
Doctor :   both medical and surgical
User :   where
User :   charges how much
Doctor :   Does he have any other health problems?
User :   no
Doctor :   Does he smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   has he consulted a dermatologist?
User :   ya
User :   1 told
User :   that
Doctor :   there are certain drugs which can
Doctor :   cause hair growth
User :   leach will suck the blood from ur head
Doctor :   has he tried them?
User :   and then
User :   new hair will
User :   appear
User :   no
User :   will it
User :   be useful
Doctor :   i dont have much idea about that type of treatment
User :   k
Doctor :   i havent heard of leeches being used for hair growth
User :   wat shud he do then
Doctor :   they have other uses but not for this
Doctor :   either he can go for medicines
Doctor :   and if they dont work
Doctor :   he can go for hair transplantation
Doctor :   those medicines should be given after physically examining your brother
User :   hair transplantation ,,, where ,,, and how much charges
Doctor :   by a dermatologist or preferably a trichologist
Doctor :   the expense depends upon the extent of hair loss
Doctor :   and the hospital
User :   well hav u any idea how much will be the at most charge
Doctor :   Rs. xxxxxapproximately, it can be more or less than that
User :   plz dr tell me sumthing
Doctor :   this is a very vague estimate
User :   thank u dr
Doctor :   as i told you it also depends upon the extent and
Doctor :   the hospital
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
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Doctor :   please confirm your details
User :   plz tell me the name of the hospital and surgen
User :   ya
Doctor :   where are you located?
User :   xxxxx
Doctor :   we are bangalore based
Doctor :   as of now we dont have a database in xxxxx
Doctor :   Varanasi
User :   is hair transplantation is done in ur hospital
Doctor :   I suggest that you look up WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   or WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   we are not a hospital
Doctor :   we only provide online medical advice
User :   then
Doctor :   and answer queries
User :   k
Doctor :   We mainly provide medical Consultation and advice online only
User :   dr savant i heard thathe does hair transplantation
User :   he does
Doctor :   there are many institutes and doctors who do the procedure
Doctor :   it is very routine
User :   so dr plz tell me the name
Doctor :   as i told you we dont have a database in xxxxx
User :   any other city
User :   like xxxxx
User :   xxxxx
Doctor :   we are bangalore based
User :   v xxxxx
Doctor :   We are not at the moment referring the people to doctors
Doctor :   only online consultation and advice
User :   bt can giv the name
User :   only as information
Doctor :   you can check out the websites i gave you
User :   there i can find them
User :   ??
Doctor :   even we have to use them only to give you the required information
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   as we dont have our own database
User :   thanx dr
Doctor :   in other cities
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User :   ok
User :   nice to meet u dr
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   ya
Doctor :   ok
User :   i sent
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