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what causes dht

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Dr. Monib Zirvi
20 years experience Dermatology
Multiple causes : There are multiple forms of hair loss that can affect these areas including chronic telogen effluvium, frontal fibrosing alopecia and others. Consult ... Read More

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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
Confused: You seem confused. Dht does not "clog up". Hair follicles have a natural response to dht. In men this causes facial and other body hair production. ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Hereditary: Most hair loss determined by heredity and foods are unlikely to affect hair growth, positively or negatively. Have a healthy diet, exercise 30 minute ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: High Dht (dihydrotestosterone) is associated w/prostate enlargement (and hair loss). Medical solution is 5ari, eg Finasteride (proscar (finasteride) & ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: High Dht (dihydrotestosterone) is associated w/prostate enlargement (and hair loss). Medical solution is 5ari, eg Finasteride (proscar (finasteride) & ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. SCOTT SWOPE
58 years experience Family Medicine
See Doctor: This may be good for you, but you should see your Primary care for an exam and follow up.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Myths: No. Every male aged 22 thinks of sex a lot. Several times per minute, actually. This common and normal experience does not in any way change hormone ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Long
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Too much DHT: The enzyme is 5-alpha reductase that converts "t" to dht. It should be well regulated by the body. Some will genetically have more active enzyme sys ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
I'm not totally: sure what question you're asking, but creatine does not cause an increase in DHT.

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