Telogen Effluvium NYC -

  • Telogen Effluvium NYC Treatment Center in New York, NY

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  • Because of the duration of the hair shedding, patients are more likely to complain of decreased scalp hair density, or they may note that their hair appears thin and lifeless
  • Physiologic stresses that can induce telogen effluvium include febrile illness, major injury, change in diet, pregnancy and delivery, and starting a new medication. 
  • Careful questioning usually reveals a metabolic or physiologic stress 1-6 months before the start of the hair shedding. 
  • Patients with acute telogen effluvium usually complain of relatively sudden onset of hair loss. 
  • Acute telogen effluvium is defined as hair shedding lasting less than 6 months.