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Short period and hair loss

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Hi, for the last 2 months my periods last only 2-3 days where before it used to last 5-6 days. I didn't have sex for a while sobI can not be pregnant. I do not use any contraception. I also experience hair loss and my nails started to break. It started 2 years ago but for the last 3-4 months my hair became visibly thinner. I have healthy diet and weight(58kg)
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. K. replied 2 years ago.
Most likely nothing at all is wrong. It is possible that you have a vitamin deficiency such as vitamin D which can happen even with healthy diet. It is also possible that you have a thyroid deficiency. You will need to see a Dr for blood work to have an accurate diagnosis.
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