This effect is used to treat androgenic alopecia
and prostate hypertrophy.
Studies comparing the psychosocial impact of androgenic alopecia
on women and men reported that it is a common dermatological condition with potentially adverse psychosocial impact mainly in women3 with certain items like inability to style their hair, dissatisfaction with their appearance, concern about the continuing hair loss and concern about others noticing their hair loss having a profound influence on them.
is the prevalent cause of baldness occurring through progressive hair loss (7).
This case control study evaluated the impact of early onset androgenic alopecia
on the incidence of prostate cancer.
Male pattern baldness, also known as androgenic alopecia
, affects around half of all men in their lifetime.
A family history of alopecia areata or androgenic alopecia
can point to a genetic cause.
In this case, the condition is called androgenic alopecia
, and among women is seen as a general thinning of the hair all over the head.
Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City, determined that Johnson's hair loss was due to androgenic alopecia
, a genetic condition that's prevalent in more than 50 percent of patients over age 40, according to the American Academy of Dermatology.
The typical visual signs of PCOS are overweight/obesity and androgenic skin and hair changes-namely acne, hirustism, and androgenic alopecia
By far the most common form of hair loss is determined by our genes and hormones: it is androgenic alopecia
, usually called male or female pattern baldness.
Common types of hair loss include androgenic alopecia
, congenital alopecia, cicatricial or scarring alopecia, and telogen effluvium alopecia among women.