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Thinning Hair And Hiv

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thinning hair

I have had HIV for more than 8 years and I have just started taking medication this year. I had problems with thin hair no matter what I use my hair is very thin even before the medication. If I dont get a hair cut as soon as possible my hair will...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...this problem for some time. Your medications may not even be involved. It could just be genetics. I'd suggest you check with an HIV-knowledgeable dermatologist for an evaluation. Some Rogaine or Propecia may just help you get that Wolfman Jack or... Read more »

hair thinning

I was just diagnosed 3-23-10, and my tcell count at 600 and my vrl load at 1400..im on atripla1/day... Read more »

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