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Should I talk to my doctor about my hair disorder symptoms?

Talking to your doctor can help in the diagnosis and treatment of hair disorders. Your doctor can determine if your hair disorder is caused by a hereditary illness, such as cancer, that might run in the family. Any medications you may be on for treatment of other diseases or when you had your last menstrual period, can aid your doctor in determining the cause of your condition.

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