如果你父親或母親任何一方的家族成員曾患有脫髮,你出現「男性型脫髮」情況的機會便會增加。2

出現「男性型脫髮」的男士,頭皮中含有大量二氫睪酮(DHT),導致頭髮的毛囊逐漸萎縮,影響頭髮的正常生長週期以及令頭髮數目下降。2

當您頭皮內的二氫睪酮(DHT)水平持續處於高的水平而並未獲予適當的治理,脫髮問題便會愈來愈嚴重3。目前,在醫學上,已有處方藥物能幫助減低頭皮上二氫睪酮(DHT)的水平含量2,所以你應立即採取主動對抗「男性型脫髮」(MPHL),請即徵詢醫生之意見。及早治療,將可助您減少脫髮,甚至讓頭髮重生。

參考資料:
1. Hong Kong Product Circular(Finasteride,MSD)
2. Data On File. MSD_Hong Kong
3. Kaufman KD, Olsen EA. Whiting D et al and the Finasteride Male Pattern Hair Loss Study Group. Finasteride in the treatment of men with androgenetic alopecia. J Am Acad Dermatol 1998;39: 578-589
4. Norwood. Male Pattern Baldness: Classification and Incidence southern Medical Journal 1975;Vol 68/No 11: 1359-1365
5. Rhodes t, Girman CJ, Savin RC. Dermatol Surg. Dermatol Surg. 1998;1: 1330-332
6. Dow stough. Psychological Effect, Pathophysiology, and Management of Androgenetic Alopecia in Men Mayo Clin proc 2005;80 (10): 1316-1322
7. Whiting DA and Howsden FL. Color Atlas of Differential Diagnosis of Hair loss Canfield Publishing 1998