Precisiones:

Más testosterona o más de la enzima que la procesa químicamente en el cuero cabelludo.

Si tienes este patrón de calvicie ¡cuidado!, infórmate de cómo reducir riesgos en materia de salud del corazón y en materia de salud de próstata.

Referencias:

Bang, Hyo-Jung. et. Al. (2004). Comparative Studies on level of androgens in hair and plasma with premature male-pattern baldness. Journal of dermatological Science, 34, 11-16.

Giles, Graham G. et. Al. (2002). Androgenetic Alopecia and Prostate Cancer: Findings from an Australian Case-Control Study. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 11, 549-553.

Giltay, E. J. et. Al. (2004). Established risk factors for coronary heart disease are unrelated to androgen-induced baldness in female-to-male transsexuals. Journal of Endocrinology, 180, 107-112.

Hoffman, R. (2002). Male androgenic alopecia. Clinical and experimental dermatology, Review article, 27, 373-382.

Poór, V. et. Al. (2002). Urinary steroids in men with male-pattern alopecia. Journal of Biomedical and Biophysical Methods, 53, 123-130.

 

Yamada, Tomohide. et. Al. (2013). Male pattern baldness and its association with coronary heart disease: a meta-analysis. BMJ open, 3, e002537.