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20 Dec 2002

Who do i see for Hair loss?
Hi doc, im 21 and suffering from severe hair loss and chipping nails, who would be the best person to see? My GP or a dermatoligist??

Thanx....
Leigh
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CyberDoc
CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Leigh, the best would be to see a dermatologist. I wrote something on hair loss a while ago and if you’re interested in a copy of it, you can mail me at netdoc@mweb.co.za. Good luck.
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