Male Pattern Baldness Treatment
Male pattern baldness is also known as androgenic alopecia, it is the most common type of hair loss in men. There are more than 50 percent of men over the age of 50 who get affected by male pattern baldness to some extent.
Male Pattern Baldness
The foremost cause of male pattern baldness is genetics or having a history of baldness in the family. Research has found that male pattern baldness is related to male sex hormones called androgens. Androgens have many functions, which include regulating hair growth.
There’s a growth cycle for each & every hair. The male pattern of baldness, affects the growth cycle of the hair, making them weak & thin. Eventually ending the growth cycle of hair, thus no new hair grows in that area.
Our doctors study the pattern of hair loss and then diagnose the male pattern baldness. They could also check the patient’s medical history and examine certain health conditions as the cause, such as fungal conditions of the scalp or nutritional disorders.