androgen

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Synonyms for androgen

male sex hormone that is produced in the testes and responsible for typical male sexual characteristics

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Counsel patients concerning the serious adverse reactions associated with abuse of testosterone and anabolic androgenic steroids.
Table-I: Comparison of Androgenic Hormones between Cases and Controls.
Its androgenic function stimulates the masculine sexual characteristics such as the appearance of soft hair and the hypertrophy of the larynx, which causes the voice to be deep and virile.
[USA], Nov 24 ( ANI ): According to a recent study, men who use androgenic anabolic steroids such as testosterone may face a higher risk of early death and of experiencing more hospital admissions than normal.
Its pipeline consists of potential novel therapeutics for hyperhidrosis, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, psoriasis, androgenic alopecia and allergic contact dermatitis.
AAS are a family of hormones that exhibit anabolic (muscle-building) and androgenic (masculinizing) properties.
The obnoxious usage of androgenic steroids leads to excessive facial hair growth, enlarged clitoris, deepening of voice and menstrual irregularities.
The aim of our study was to evaluate the safety, efficacy and feasibility of PRP for treatment of androgenic alopecia in both male and females by staging the patient based on Norwood-Hamilton scale and Ludwig classification respectively.
The androgenic gland (AG) is a unique organ of crustaceans, responsible for controlling the differentiation of primary and secondary sexual characteristics in males.
Anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) are artificial substances, acting through androgen receptors (1).
"We hope this technique will improve regenerative therapy to treat hair loss such as androgenic alopecia."
We hope that this technique will improve human hair regenerative therapy to treat hair loss such as androgenic alopecia,' reports Science Daily.
In Brazil, there are no official reports about the illicit use of anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS), but users are mainly men between 18 and 34 years old (4).
Anabolic androgenic steroid abuse and misuse is common not only among athletes but also among the general population affected by body image disturbance or eating disorders [1,2].