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Please explain if it is possible for some men to have receding hairlines that don't eventually lead to male pattern baldness?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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In brief: Genetic

All normally-masculinized men lose the hair on our temples at about age 20.
In some men, especially the more hairy-chested, it continues and progresses to male pattern baldness. Look around you and you'll see the variability. A physically fit man (photoguy) looks incomparably better than a non-fit man regardless of who has hair where. Best wishes.

In brief: Genetic

All normally-masculinized men lose the hair on our temples at about age 20.
In some men, especially the more hairy-chested, it continues and progresses to male pattern baldness. Look around you and you'll see the variability. A physically fit man (photoguy) looks incomparably better than a non-fit man regardless of who has hair where. Best wishes.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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