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What exactly is the first stage of male pattern hairloss?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Temporal recession: All normally masculinized men lose the hair on their temples around age 20. In men who will go bald, this progresses and there is also hair loss on the crown. A hairy-chested man is more likely to have male pattern baldness. It's genetic and not lifestyle-related. Good looks are primarily about fitness rather than where a guy does and does not have hair. Photo guy isn't complaining.

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