Can Covid Cause Hair Loss ?
Dermatology Specialist Dr. Sabir Hasanov said that the most common cause of hair loss in men is called ‘male type’, this disease is genetically based and it is impossible to stop it permanently.
Hasanov stated that methods such as hair sprays, oral medications in tablet form, hair mesotherapy, hair PRP and hair transplantation are used in the treatment of ‘male type’. Stating that the most important cause of hair loss in women is iron deficiency, Hasanov noted that low levels of vitamin B12, folic acid, zinc or other vitamins and minerals are among the causes.
Stating that coronavirus is among the leading causes of hair loss in both men and women, Sabir Hasanov said, “In patients with infection, there may be a serious loss, especially in the 4-6 month period after the infection.”
Noting that new hair grows after the shedding decreases and some of the hair is recovered again. Hasanov, “In order to slow down the loss and remove the patients from the panic environment, the treatment can be started by looking at the values of vitamins and minerals such as iron, B12, folic acid, zinc. Special shampoos are recommended to strengthen the hair.
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