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Alopecia: Females

Question for Department of Health

UIN 64, tabled on 27 May 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what help the NHS provides to women affected by baldness.

Answered on

2 June 2015

NHS England has advised that clinical commissioning groups are responsible for treatment of patients affected by baldness through locally commissioned services.

NHS England would expect services to be commissioned taking account of guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence as well as local population needs.