Balding And Prostate Cancer

February 15, 2011 Updated Feb 15, 2011 at 8:39 PM EDT

By WKBW News

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February 15, 2011 Updated Feb 15, 2011 at 8:39 PM EDT

(WKBW/ABC News) Listen up, men! If you started losing your hair in your 20's, you could have a greater chance of getting prostate cancer.

Researchers found that patients with a history of prostate cancer were twice as likely to have reported male pattern baldness at age 20 than those without the disease, but there were no associations between prostate cancer and balding at 30 or 40 years of age.

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