androgenetic alopecia

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an·dro·ge·net·ic alopecia

 (ăn′drō-jə-nĕt′ĭk)
n.
Progressive loss of scalp hair associated with increased sensitivity of hair follicles to androgens, thought to be caused by both genetic and environmental factors. It is more common and more severe in men (where it is referred to as "male pattern baldness" or "male pattern hair loss") than in women ("female pattern baldness" or "female pattern hair loss").
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Androgenic Alopecia is commonly known as pattern baldness.
We hope this technique will improve regenerative therapy to treat hair loss such as androgenic alopecia.
We hope that this technique will improve human hair regenerative therapy to treat hair loss such as androgenic alopecia,' reports Science Daily.
Premature greying and androgenic alopecia (male-pattern baldness) correlate well with vascular age irrespective of chronological age and are plausible risk factors for coronary artery disease.
Premature greying and androgenic alopecia (malepattern baldness) correlate well with vascular age irrespective of chronological age and are plausible risk factors for coronary artery disease.
Male pattern baldness, also called androgenic alopecia, is the most common type of hair loss in men.
1) Finasteride is used as an oral drug for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia at the 5 mg/day dose and is also used for the treatment of androgenic alopecia, or male pattern hair loss, at a dosage of 1 mg orally.
To assess the impact of female pattern hair loss (FPHL) on the quality of life of patients using Modified Women Androgenic Alopecia - Quality of Life (mWAA-QOL) index.
Male pattern hair loss (MPHL), or androgenic alopecia, is the most prevalent type of hair loss in men.
Genetics is mostly the root cause of hair loss, regardless of where you live and the hormone, Dihydrotestosterone (DHT), is the biggest culprit when it comes to androgenic alopecia.
Particularly with androgenic alopecia, Sphingony targets hair loss by balancing the hair life cycle, strengthening the hair follicle and improving scalp health--a critical element to meet the growing needs of male consumers.