What is Hirsutism?

Hirsutism is a condition that causes too much hair to grow on a woman’s face or body.The amount of body hair you have is largely determined by your genetic makeup. Hirsutism may arise from excess male hormones called androgens, primarily testosterone. Hirsutism may also be due to a family trait.

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hi,im roshni suffeing from hirsutism from the past 3 years im 15 now,and from past few months im experiencing a lot of hair fall, as it is related...

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hi Roshni.
1. you can try anaboom serum twice daily, gently massage into the scalp.
2. you can try adgain hair supplements daily one after...

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I am taking 25mg spironolactone for hirsutism for a week then taking 75mg for a week and then up to 100mg then I'll take at that level until I...

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Yes, you can increase only up to 100 mg. If you do not notice any changes. Go for LH FSH and prolactin levels. If they are not increasing go...

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Dear Doc,I'm Female,30 yrs, had 2 miscarriages in the past, I'm overweight 80 kgs,height 5feet 3 inches.I'm suffering from keratosis pilrasis and...

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Thanks for the query.
Your TSH level in the report is given as 4.66 microIU/ml, whereas you mentioned it as 12.66.
As TSH levels are important...

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