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Male pattern baldness

Male pattern baldness --> male pattern alopecia

The most common form of androgenic alopecia, seen in men as receding frontal and bilateral triangular temple hair lines, and a balding patch on the vertex, which may progress to complete alopecia.

Synonym: male pattern baldness.


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Problem.....Help!

The gene for baldness is recessive X linked, so that is why usually ... not sex linked, that men were more likely to have pattern baldness.... a heterozygous male for pattern baldness is affected, whereas a heterozygous ...

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by Remote
Sat Mar 18, 2006 7:57 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Problem.....Help!
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sex-influenced trait

... One of the identified genes involved in male pattern baldness is located on the X chromosome, which is inherited only ...

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by kiekyon
Thu Mar 16, 2006 9:35 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: sex-influenced trait
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sex-influenced trait

... it would have to have the same frequency in males and females, which is deffinetly not the case. ... with Khaiy. Recessive X-linked The typical pattern of female pattern baldness is different from that of male pattern baldness. ...

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by kiekyon
Thu Mar 16, 2006 1:52 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: sex-influenced trait
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