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Topic: Anyone has hair problem after WBRT?

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Posted on: Nov 29, 2020 02:48PM

Malinda815 wrote:

Hello, I have had WBRT done almost 1 year, but my hair has trouble growing back. Some parts normally growing, but the center of back hair just very very thin. Just wonder anyone experiencing similar problem? Does your hair eventually grow back like normal?

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