Androgenic Alopecia Articles
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Male pattern baldness (androgenic alopecia) is an inheritable condition that increases in frequency with age. Approximately 50% of males are affected by male pattern baldness, while almost 90% of men over 80 are affected by hair loss. While there is no cure for male pattern baldness, there are some treatments that help to manage hair loss.
Alopecia in women
Hair loss in women is relatively common. It is estimated that up to 40% of women experience hair loss.
Hair loss in men
Male pattern baldness typically begins at the front hairline, followed by the vortex. The sides are usually left in tact.