Leydig's cell

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Related to Leydig's cell: spermatogenesis, Leydig cell tumor
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Noun1.Leydig's cell - a cell in the testes that secretes the hormone testosterone
cell - (biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; they may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals
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Key words: Profenofos Rabbits Leydig's cell Endocrine disruptor
For boys, peripheral precocious puberty may reflect congenital adrenal hyperplasia, testicular tumors, ectopic HCG tumors, or premature Leydig's cell maturation.