A 34-year-old member asked:
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what is the difference between male pattern baldness and just mature hairline?

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Dr. James White
30 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Similar : A mature hair line can show signs of thining hair in a diffuse pattern as thining hair over the entire scalp. Male pattern baldness, as the name describes, progresses in specific patterns over the scalp-usually sparing the posterior ring of hair. The pattern of hair loss is regulated by genetics, hormone changes--dht.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Google: Google it you should be able to get pictures show you the difference
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
If it recedes: you can ask your physician to have you see a dermatologist. They can do hair counts and hair evaluation and make it clear to you

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