Department of Dermatology, Philipp University, Deutschhausstraße 9, D-35033 Marburg, Germany.
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alopecia (AGA) can be defined as a dihydrotestosterone (DHT)-mediated process,
characterized by continuous miniaturization of androgen sensitive hair follicles
(HF). The aim of AGA treatment is to reverse or to stop the process of HF
miniaturization, which can be accomplished by modifiers of the androgen
signal transduction cascade such as 5alpha-reductase (5alpha-R) inhibitors
or androgen receptor blockers.
Currently available systemic [...]