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In addition to glucocorticoids, to gain a better understanding of the effects of PFCs on steroidogenesis, we examined the association of PFCs with DHEA and androstenedione as androgenic hormones in cord blood and assessed the balance of glucocorticoids and androgenic hormones in infants.
The data suggest that although androgenic hormones tend to suppress vascularity, vascularity was highly correlated to macrophage counts in all treatment groups.
3 The cutaneous manifestations of increased androgenic hormones are hirsutism, acne, seborrhea, alopecia, obesity, and acanthosis nigricans.
Experiments have shown androgenic hormones to be effective in stimulating production of erythropoietin, possibly in extra-renal centres.
BERLIN -- Restoring levels of androgenic hormones in women with systemic lupus erythematosus improves their sense of well-being, according to the findings of a yearlong study.
Along similar lines, dydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), an adrenal androgen, is the biological precursor of active androgenic hormones, such as testosterone and dihydrotestosterone.
Serum androgenic hormones motivate sexual behavior in adolescent boys.
Consequently, deception is basic to doping, and athletes, coaches, physicians, and officials have frequently and emphatically denied any use of androgenic hormones, even before these drugs were officially banned.
Inhibition of vitellogenesis by androgenic hormones has also been reported (Berreur-Bonnenfant and Lawrence, 1984).
Anabolic steroids--synthetic androgenic Oxymetholone; including the fact play a role that Androgenic hormones in the body that are doing drugs, but only one of many functions of the body's natural androgen doing well exert and its anabolic effect is nitrogen retention and protein synthesis and muscle growth affect the cell's DNA.
According to a research report published in the December 2009 print issue of The FASEB Journal, one day men could have similar type of control over their fertility that women have had since the 1960s - all thanks to scientists who have discovered how and where androgenic hormones work in the testis to control normal sperm production and male fertility.
After the sampling, the frozen sera were defrosted and the levels of androgenic hormones were measured in both groups by means of the enzyme linked immunosorbentassay (ELISA) method.
A comparative survey between serum androgenic hormones levels between male patients with dermatophytosis and normal subjects.
Table 1: Mean serum concentration of androgenic hormones in dermatophytosis patients and in healthy individuals Groups Andrognic hormones serum concentration Testosterone Androstenediol mean [+ or -] SD mean [+ or -] SD Microsporium gypseum 4.