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Chest hair loss
I've lot of chest hair and im experiencing chest hairloss so I went to a dermatologist and he said it's alopecia aeriata and gave me UV treatment for 6 weeks but it was of no use.I consulted a homeopathic doctor & through thyroid test my TSH was around 8 so he gave some medicines but no use.Pls tel me what's going on?
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Hi Alopecia areata is a common autoimmune condition. This means that for some reason your own body is attacking and making the hair fall. The good news is that this condition hair always grows back. Thyroid dysfunction and stress can make this worse. Please take antioxidants supplements. There are injections as well as creams  and lotions which can help. Do meet a dermatologist for a second time
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