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Can pulling hair without actually plucking it, cause bald spots ?

hello doctors, i m 20 male. my mother pulled my hair , its painful like 6 out of 10 (10 is most painful) when she pulled my hair, there were no hair pulled out, but its painful, can this be lead to a bald spot? thanks
Asked On : Tue, 19 Jul 2011
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Thanks for the query
It is unlikely that u will grow bald because of pulled hair. Take paracetamol or diclofenac tablet for the pain after food. YOu will be alright. If there is bald spot now get yourself a haircut and wait till it grows back
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Answered: Tue, 19 Jul 2011
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