A 34 year old Asian male whose acting profession required a more defined hair line approached for hair transplant procedure. He wished to reinforce the hair line. Even though he did not complain of hair loss, on examination the transient fronto temporal recession suggested Androgenetic alopecia. He is not familiar with similar pattern of hair loss in the family.He was informed about the benefits of Finasteride for the patterned hair loss. The result of the surgery was recorded 14 months after surgery
The procedure was done using the strip method. 2162 FUGs were used.
one hair grafts = 656
two hair grafts = 1435
three hair grafts = 71
Total No.of hair = 3739
Norwood stage 2
There is a slight recession of the hairline around the temples. This is also known as an adult or mature hairline.