Sex Hormones and Hair Loss in Men From the General Population of Northeastern Germany

JAMA Dermatol. 2017 Sep 1;153(9):935-937. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0297.

Abstract

This cohort study of German men investigates cross-sectional associations between a panel of liquid chromatography mass–spectrometry-measured sex hormones and hair loss.

Publication types

  • Multicenter Study
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Alopecia / epidemiology*
  • Alopecia / metabolism
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry
  • Germany / epidemiology
  • Gonadal Steroid Hormones / metabolism*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Population Surveillance*
  • Prevalence

Substances

  • Gonadal Steroid Hormones