skin-hair-icon

Hair thinning

One and a half year hair loss sufferer. i checked vit D3 ,iron and vit b12 now and found them deficient. had lot severe itching/pain/burning in scalp under sun and also during sweat. Now experiencing itching in the eyebrows. i have diffuse hair thinning. also have started taking supplements for the deficient ones. my symptoms on google nearly match diffuse alopecia areata. what is you saying on this? What m i suffering from? and if you know the answer,is is curable?
views-icons 46 Views Mail QnA Whatsapp QnA v

Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Govind Suresh Mittal
Dermatologist 6 yrs exp Bangalore

Free 3 day follow up

Chat Now

₹350 for 24 hrs

Greetings. Diffuse alopecia areata is not very common. However the diagnosis can be confirmed by a folliculoscopy examination or by biopsy. You'll need to see a qualified dermatologist near you. Also itching may be due to seborrhoiec dermatitis. So you'll need oral anti fungals along with certain creams and shampoos under prescription. Further queries may be sent on follow up messaging.. Warm regards
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO