When the loss of hair in people becomes widespread and apparent, if there is no early diagnosis, the irremediable problems can occur. Most of the people nowadays have the same problem of hair shedding which is seen in most of the people in recent days and most of the people think that it will never occur in them. Against the problem of hair loss that is seen in 70% of males and 40% of females, new methods are being developed every day. Precise and effective results can be obtained with hair transplantation technique one of these methods. However, those who suffer from this problem are hesitant whether there is a problem with hair transplantion treatment. This treatment can be easily applied to anyone. However, some stages need to be done before the process.
Although the hair transplantation process is generally underestimated, it is a surgical procedure, and as at every surgical procedure, there are possible risks in the hair transplantation process too. In order to prevent such situations, some investigations are made before the process. Since it will be applied under anesthetic effect, the condition of the patient is clarified with some tests and it is tried to minimize the negativities of hair transplantation treatment. It is checked whether there are infectious diseases in the patient. This method is generally not applied to patients who have infectious diseases.
By determining of the causes of hair loss the method will be decided according to the condition of the patient if the patient wants to get the operation done, whether it is a hormonal cause or a genetic cause or not. Generally, in the hair transplantation process starting over 20 years, the method to be applied depends on the hair bulb density in the region where the hair follicles will be taken, the slackness of the head skin, the type of hair loss, the color of the hair, and the straightness – curliness of the hair. The fact that, the chosen method is suitable for the patient is an important point about resolving the problems of hair transplantation. The right method to choose will also affect the outcome of the process positively.
There are FUT and FUE methods in hair transplantation methods. In the past, these were not these two methods and patients were being treated with medication. However, with the FUT and FUE techniques developed in the light of technological developments, hair transplantation operations have been tried to be further developed in order to minimize the adverse effects and side effects of hair transplantation treatment. In the FUT technique, hair transplantation is done by turning hair follicules into clusters. In the FUE technique, the hair bulbs are taken one by one and the hair transplantation process is performed individually to the sparse area. Both methods have some side effects and risks. This completely dependents on the condition of the person. although In some patients, there are not any side effects and adverse effects occur, in some patients it occurs. These side effects are explained below.
The hair transplantation process can have some risks in every operation. However, the disadvantages of hair transplantation treatment done by a successful physician are also minimal. The type of this situation which is usually temporary depends on the method used and the condition of the patient.
One of the most common disadvantages of the applied hair transplantation method is the occurrence of allergic reactions in the applied region. This condition, which occurs in the form of pruritus, is temporary.
The ongoing pain after the process has finished is another side effect of the hair transplantation process. However, with the methods recommended by the doctor, these effects dissapear within an average of 10 days.
Edema that can occur in the head is another negative effect of hair transplantation. This condition, which manifests itself with swelling, is temporary.
Hemorrhages in the head may continue after the application. In this case, bleeding can be reduced by the advice of a doctor. At the end of the process, the head should definitely not be scratched.
When the hair transplantation process, which involves the risk of infectious diseases, is carried out by experts in the field, this such of situation will not occur.
Especially after the FUT method, in the area where the hair follicles are taken can be a loss of feeling. But this situation is also temporary.