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Hair loss from back,frequent mouth ulcer - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   hi doctro
User :   doctor
User :   I want to konw remedy for hair loss
User :   hair loss is some kind of this
Doctor :   how long u had this problem
User :   my hairs are loosing on a place
Doctor :   How many hairs do you lose daily approximately
User :   its actually not a regular hair loss....its different
User :   all hairs on a perticular place
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   like
User :   like suppose a round area abt 2 cm diameter
Doctor :   k

User :   all hairs in that area are vanishing....
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--

Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:
User :   ya

User :   age 24 occupation engineer and not married
Doctor :   a loss of 80 to 100 hairs per day is normal
User :   ok
Doctor :   sometimes you notice it but of there is no thinning or pattern or baldness
User :   it is different hair loss doctor
Doctor :   it usually nothing to worry about
Doctor :   k

Doctor :   Do you have any scalp problems- e.g. dandruff/ any infecti
User :   no not any
Doctor :   dandruff can be cause or hair fall
User :   okie

Doctor :   scalp infections can also cause hair loss
User :   what is scalp infection?

Doctor :   these are usally reversible causes and hair loss will be reversed
Doctor :   after treatment
User :   okay
Doctor :   scalp infection is hair infection on head
User :   tell me how to take care of it....

Doctor :   i mean scalp hair infection
Doctor :   sure i will

Doctor :   i mean to know more information
Doctor :   is there any particular area or scalp
User :   ya

Doctor :   that is affected
Doctor :   or uniform thinning
User :   ya
User :   it is perticular area
Doctor :   which particular area
Doctor :   specify
User :   upside forehead

Doctor :   in front or back of head
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   does it run in ur family
Doctor :   this problem i mean
Doctor :   does ur father or any other family member in ur family has similar problems
User :   no
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Are you on any medications for any illness?
User :   no

User :   but I'm consistently having mouth ulcer problem
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   mouth ulcer may be due lack of vitamins
Doctor :   thats one the cause
User :   please tell me what to do...I'm so much tensed

Doctor :   not necessary need to be so
Doctor :   get a routine blood test done
User :   no

Doctor :   we need to see if ur anemia due to some cause
Doctor :   anemia will cause hair loss
Doctor :   k
User :   what is it

User :   anemia?

Doctor :   anemia u mean
User :   ya
Doctor :   Anemia occurs when blood does not have enough red blood cells or when the blood does not have enough hemoglobin.
User :   ok

User :   tell me how to increase hemoglobin
User :   caz I know my diet is not well

Doctor :   deficiency of haemoglobin is anemia
Doctor :   k
User :   tell me
Doctor :   here again iron deficiency can cause anemia
Doctor :   and hair loss
Doctor :   interlinked
User :   ok
Doctor :   u can eat food rich in iron
User :   how to increase iron?
Doctor :   like beetroot
User :   what food?

Doctor :   carrot
User :   okie
User :   and
Doctor :   meat and meat products
Doctor :   milk
Doctor :   carrot
User :   okie
Doctor :   greens
Doctor :   greens contains lot of iron
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send and give feedback and when done, Please say it.
Doctor :   also u need to have vitamins
Doctor :   food rich in vitamins
User :   like?

Doctor :   fruits
Doctor :   vegetables
Doctor :   greens
Doctor :   milk
User :   okie
Doctor :   etc
Doctor :   Are you recovering from a recent illness? Are you any medication

User :   thank you doctor

User :   no

Doctor :   ok
User :   so basically it is due to diet

User :   means all things
Doctor :   ya

Doctor :   medicines sometimes do cause hair fall
Doctor :   some medications
User :   I'm taking glysrean last 4 days

Doctor :   k

Doctor :   see steriods will cause hair fall
User :   ok

Doctor :   Did you try any new hair treatment methods- new dye/ cosmetics etc? before the hair fall started
User :   no
Doctor :   stress,worry,tension do cause u loss hair
User :   ya

User :   I'm having it
Doctor :   u need to comb and wash ur hair with care
Doctor :   try relaxing
Doctor :   work at ur own pace
Doctor :   dont worry too much
Doctor :   try destressing ,eat well and sleep well
User :   does smoking affectsa?

Doctor :   u mean hair loss isit
Doctor :   smoking is bad habit
User :   ya
Doctor :   it will affect ur body
User :   I do 4-5 cigarates a day
Doctor :   ur heart
Doctor :   lungs
Doctor :   blood vessels
Doctor :   eyes
User :   oh

Doctor :   likely
User :   but I'l tryin to avoid

Doctor :   recent studies have shown to cause
Doctor :   but enough data to support though
User :   ok

Doctor :   u avoid going out in wet hairs outside
Doctor :   if ur using gel try avoid using them
User :   okie....thank you doctor....will continue this discussion later
User :   it was very nice talking with you
Doctor :   bye
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User :   ok
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