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Androgenetic Alopecia

  • Robert A. Norman
  • Edward M. YoungJr
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Abstract

Synonyms include male and female pattern baldness.

Keywords

Hair Loss Alopecia Areata Tinea Capitis Anagen Phase Androgenetic Alopecia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert A. Norman
    • 1
  • Edward M. YoungJr
    • 2
  1. 1.Dermatology HealthcareTampaUSA
  2. 2.TarzanaUSA

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