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Presentation of Androgenic Alopecia

Androgenic Alopecia Visual Characteristics in Men and Women

While male pattern androgenetic is characterized by its typical bitemporal recession of hair and balding vertex, female pattern androgenetic alopecia is set apart by its diffuse thinning of the crown and intact frontal hairline.

Nevertheless, 4 % of males may present with the female pattern of androgenetic alopecia, while 13 % of premenopausal women and 37 % of postmenopausal women present with the male pattern of androgenetic alopecia.