Androgenetic Alopecia

AGA is the most common type of diffuse thinning of the hair and balding that occurs in adult males.

Symptoms and complication

It is characterised by a receding hairline and hair loss on the top and front of the head. A similar type of hair loss in women, female pattern hair loss, results in thinning hair on the mid-frontal area of the scalp Psychological impact: hair loss can be associated with low self-esteem, depression, introversion, and feelings of unattractiveness


It is due to a combination of hormones (androgens) and a genetic predisposition

Diagnosis: Clinical


  • Platelet rich plasma therapy
  • Hair replacement / transplantation
  • Cosmetics
  • Micropigmentation (tattoo) to resemble shaven scalp
  • Hairpieces
  • Minoxidil solution
  • Finasteride tablets

Consult with experienced Oncologist

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