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Trichotillomania treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :i want to know regarding Trichotillomania treatment, and which doctor and hospital or clinic to consult with
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   Let me read your query
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know your age and when was this diagnosis made?
User :   My age is 27 years and having this habbit of pulling/ plucking hair for more than 10 years
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Which doctor made the diagnosis?
Doctor :   meaning which speciality I mean
User :   No one. I just saw it in the internet
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   that cannot be made like that
Doctor :   I recommend you to consult a Psychiatrist for this problem
User :   Ok.. I pull hair a lot and become bald sometimes
Doctor :   as it is a behavioural disorder
User :   In internet they say its Trichotillomania
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   So you should consult a psychiatrist for this issue
Doctor :   to overcome it gradually
Doctor :   it shall take a couple of weeks
Doctor :   for behavioural tuning
User : your any doctor in...
Doctor :   I shall give you the details
Doctor :   from our database
Doctor :   Just a minute
Doctor :   Is that fine?
User :   Yes.. Pls also give detail of a doctor in.......
Doctor :   I hope that it would be sufficient
User :   Its sufficient
Doctor :   Do you have any other queries?
User :   Yes
User :   I am little fat. Will joining a Gim and doind a diet is sufficient
Doctor :   Yes, it is the ideal method for weight loss
User :   Thank you
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting, bye for now
User :   I think I have no other querry then
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