Female Hair Loss Balding Patterns

TYPE 1
Generalized thinning with discrete areas of alopecia in the frontal crown and vertex area.
TYPE 2
Global diffuse thinning without discrete areas of alopecia.
TYPE 3
Frontal temporal recession typically seen in male pattern baldness.
TYPE 4
Scarring alopecia.
TYPE 5
Medical and hormonal causes (usually not surgically treated)