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Old 09-14-2004, 07:27 AM   #1
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Do you know what telogen effluvium is?

It is severe shedding of hair. Can be brought on by hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism, emotional stress, surgery etc.

Just a fancy name for your hair falling out in great quantities.


 
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