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Tellogen effuviun

75 year old woman, known patient of hypertension on Olmesartan 20mg and some calcium supplements and multivitamins c/o severe hair loss since past 4 weeks. She complaints of bunch of hair strands falling even before combing. She has never experienced this before. There aren't any region of baldness anywhere in her scalp. What could be the condition and how to proceed further?

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Do Thyroid profile,CBC,ESR , VIt B12,LFT , KFT Start her on Biotin and methycobalmin. Advise her to use anti hairfall shampoo.

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IT'S A..CASE OF .. HAIRL FALL. ? DEFFICIENCIES.. ANEMIA.. ? STRESS INDUCED.. ? SCALP INFECTIONS.. NEED'S.. * KETOCONAZOLE SHAMPOO.. TWICE WKLY .. * MULTIVITAMINS ANTIOXIDANTS.. BIOTIN.. INVESTIGATIONS..SOS.. ANEMIA PROFILE.. IRON.. B12.. LFT..KFT.. TFT..

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It is a case of alopecia may be genetic and acquired.The causes are fungal infection,general debilitating disease,anaemia and drug induced and treatment accordingly

Do Thyroid profile,CBC,ESR , VIt B12,LFT , KFT Start her on Biotin and methycobalmin. Advise her to use anti hairfall shampoo.

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