Men’s Hairfall Screening
Hairfall is a common problem that can be due to many reasons. Choose Thyrocare’s Men’s Hairfall Screening - Advanced profile, a 43-parameter package, and know the cause of your hairfall. This blood test includes parameters that evaluate some of your body's critical activities that are required for healthy hair development and maintenance. Book hairfall screening tests at the best price and get a free home sample collection.
Women’s Hairfall Screening
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Hair fall is a very common and chronic condition that both men and women experience on a daily basis. Shedding a few hair strands here and there is normal. Even shedding hair is a usual pattern of our hair growth cycle. However, losing too much hair on a daily basis is a serious concern.
What is hair loss?
Shedding 50 to 100 hair strands is considered as the healthy pattern of hair growth cycle, as new hair growth will replace the ones you shed. However, when you shed more hair and fewer grow back, this situation is called hair loss.
Alopecia or hair loss is a condition that can affect both men and women. There are many types of hair loss, and few types can cause hair fall in other body parts as well. Although older people are more at risk of having a hair loss condition, it can occur to anyone at any age.
What are the types of hair loss?
Most types of hair loss are temporary, but some types can be permanent. Some of the common and rare types of hair loss include:
What are the symptoms of hair loss conditions?
The main symptom of hair loss is excessive hair fall. However, as the pattern of hair loss can be different from person to person due to the types of hair loss, this is why it can be difficult to identify if you are suffering from a hair loss condition. Here are the common symptoms of hair loss:
What are the causes of hair loss?
Hair loss can result from many potential causes. The most common causes include:
How is hair loss diagnosed?
If you are experiencing too much hair fall, then it is important to see a specialist as soon as possible to determine the cause.
To understand the cause of the hair loss, your doctor will want to know various factors about your health. Your doctor may:
Hair growth cycle is a complex procedure, this is why many different levels are needed to be examined in order to diagnose hair loss condition. Your doctor will prescribe you a Hair Fall Test or hair loss test.
A blood test for hair fall will measure different levels in your body to detect the cause of your hair loss. However, your doctor might prescribe you additional tests as well.
If your doctor suspects that your hair loss is due to an autoimmune condition, then your doctor might prefer taking a scalp Biopsy to look for a skin disease.
What is the treatment of hair loss?
Fortunately, there are various treatments available for hair loss, but the best treatment plan depends on the cause of your hair loss.
Most types of hair loss are generally treated with oral or topical medications in the first course of the treatment. Doctors generally prescribe minoxidil which can be found in topical creams, solutions or gels to apply on the scalp. Depending on your condition, your doctor might also prefer hair transplant as treatment.
What are the signs of hair loss?
What are the causes of hair loss?
Why should you choose thyrocare?
Thyrocare offers the best healthcare package and provides home sample collection facilities throughout India. Our hair fall packages offer 40+ parameters, and the hair fall test price is also very affordable.
What samples are required for the test?
For this hair fall test, only a sample of blood is needed.
Do I need to fast before this test?
Yes, you are required to fast for 8 to 12 hours before the test.
How to book a hair fall test package in Agartala?
To book a package, just fill out the attached form with your complete details and select your preferable slot. Then our agent will contact you via email or sms to confirm your booking details.
When will I get my test reports?
You will receive the soft copy of your test report within 12 to 24 hours of the sample collection. You can also get the hard copy by courier which may require additional charges.