It is possible for a male with no genetic reason to loss hair solely because hormone imbalance?

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Hormonal abnormalities an hair loss

It would help to know which hormones are out of balance but your follicular units (hairs) are extremely sensitive to any abnormalities of your health in general and can either permanently or temporarily shed due to the abnormalities.  

Best would be to see what those hormonal imbalances are and then have it worked up.


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Hormone imbalance

yes , it may happen .. you have to go to have an exam at endocrinologist to solve out problem .

Ilhan Serdaroglu, MD
Turkey Plastic Surgeon
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Hormone imbalances and hair loss

There is associations with hormone deficiencies and hair loss. Full blood hormone profiles will identify these

William Rassman, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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Getting to the Bottom of It--Seeking Hair Loss Treatment: PRP and Progesterone

Yes, hormone imbalances can cause hair loss. I suggest seeing a hair loss expert to evaluate and go over your condition and provide you information about your best treatment options. There are great non-invasive options like PRP/progesterone and/or hair transplantation if needed. See an expert. Best, Dr. Emer

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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