Fall hair after childbirth
Child Development / / April 12, 2016
Hair loss after childbirth: the causes and treatment of
hair falls after birth in a fairly large number of all new mothers.This regularity.Someone noticed this phenomenon, while others, caring for baby no.But in any case, in the absence of any obvious negative factors, the amount of hair is restored within 6-12 months.Why
rarely hair fall out during pregnancy and often vice versa - after giving birth?It's all about hormones.During childbearing number of female hormones increases dramatically, which entails, in the absence of a lack of vitamins and minerals and their normal digestion, improving the state of the nails and hair.
can guess why hair fall out after childbirth - a decrease in hormone levels and restore hair life cycle.That is, after pregnancy starts to fall and those hairs that were supposed to do in the previous 9 months, figuratively speaking.
But if hair fall out strongly after childbirth, it is clear what to do - consult your doctor.It remains to find out to what it is ... It is bestto go straight to a trichologist.But if such a person is not, it will approach the therapist, which surely will direct you on consultation to other specialists.This may be a dermatologist -.. To eliminate seborrhea and other skin diseases, an endocrinologist to rule out thyroid disease, etc. In addition, it is necessary to pass a series of tests.This is a common blood test with a mandatory determination of hemoglobin level and the leukocyte, blood tests for transferrin, serum iron and ferritin, TTG.Very often it happens that that the hair fall out after childbirth vitamins, or rather their lack of fault.But to clarify this fact can only be passing data analyzes.One general blood analysis indicated it hemoglobin level is not enough to deny the iron deficiency anemia.
Also the doctor will collect your medical history, details will hear complaints and find out why hair loss occurs after birth and how to stop it.And the conversation turned to productive advance remember the following points:
- maximum length to which your hair grow;
- how long mostly falling hair;
- were there in the last 3-6 months, cases of acute or chronic disease recurrence;
- whether to accept any medication drugs;
- Does hair grow on the lips, between the shoulder blades, around the nipples, and other "no women" places;
- if the menstrual cycle is regular;
- whether scalp itch is felt;
- how often dyed hair.
According to the results of analyzes and discussions the doctor diagnose and prescribe effective treatment if necessary.Or referral to other highly specialized professionals.