We explain the shock loss after a hair transplant under a few topics in this article. You can see what you wonder about the process with the 3-stage visual that we will present you.
WHAT IS SHOCK LOSS?
Shock loss is temporary loss of transplanted grafts within 1 month period after hair transplant to grow again.
WHY DOES SHOCK LOSS HAPPEN?
Even though the reason of shock loss is not known exactly but that is normal process after hair transplant.
WHEN DOES SHOCK LOSS START?
Shock loss starts averagely 2 weeks after hair transplant although it may change from person to person. Shock loss is quite natural process after hair transplant and to take care of grafts is very important in this process.
- You can see initial (first) phase of shock loss in the picture presented below.
DOES EVERY HT PATIENT EXPERIENCE SHOCK LOSS?
It is quite normal that every HT patient expect to have shock loss and want to get information about that. Almost every HT patient experience shock loss but there are few of them who dont have shock loss.
HOW LONG DOES SHOCK LOSS TAKE?
It takes approximately 2 weeks when shock loss start after hair transplant surgery. In some particular cases it may take more or less couple days. Shock loss process begins and ends within 1 month after hair transplant surgery.
- You can see last (second) phase of shock loss in the picture presented below.
WHEN DO THE TRANSPLANTED HAIR GROW BACK?
Transplanted hair grow back in the form of hairiness after shock loss process. That hairiness increase day by day and the roots of hair become stronger. Even though it may change from person to person grow back process will be completed in 6-14 months.
- You can see in the picture below that grow back process will be completed in 6-14 months.
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