My 17 Year Old Daughter Lost Her Hair After A Car Accident. Should She Have A Hair Transplant?

by Staff Writer

Hair loss caused by physical injury can be as debilitating to some as the initial trauma itself. While uncommon, a severe blow to the head can cause what’s known as “Anagen Effluvium.” The loss of blood supply to the scalp as a direct result of injury can cause a dramatic shedding of hair that in some cases will not return.

Recently IAHRS Member and IAHRS Info Center Contributing Editor, Dr Jerry Cooley, responded to a question from the mother of a 17 year old girl who suffered with hair loss caused by a car accident.

Veiw Article: Hair Los Cause By Car Accident

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Lindiwe March 14, 2011 at 5:20 am

I was involved in a car accident in the year 2000 and i had severe head injuries which resulted in the loss of my hair at the back. Since than my hair has not grown what do you suggest i do to re-grow my hair?

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