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Old 02-28-2013, 04:29 AM   #1
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TattooCharlie HB User
Hair loss and itching!

Hey there,

My names charlie and i'm a 29 year old female. For the past 4 months i have experienced hair loss and patches of baldness from the sides and back of my head.
It's distressing as i have not yet been diagnosed with anything despite seeing 5 doctors and a trichologist! I have tried ointments and have had my bloods done and a fungal scrapping and everything came back normal?! The one thing they did find was that my ferritin levels were low and i have been put on Florisene 3 times a day to promote hair growth :/ My hair is usually thick and very long, but i'm finding it harder and harder to hide the thinning away One specialist told me it was psoriasis and then i got told by another 3 docs that it was not psoriasis as it did not have the characaristics of it?!

So confused as i don't know where to go from here and was wondering if anybody out there was goin thru the same as me.

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Old 02-28-2013, 12:32 PM   #2
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TattooCharlie HB User
Re: Hair loss and itching!

Thanks adam for your reply, just confused as they have since said that it is not psoriasis However it itches and i can see flakes where the hair is thinning and where there are bald patches.

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