androgenic hormone


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androgenic hormone

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Noun1.androgenic hormone - male sex hormone that is produced in the testes and responsible for typical male sexual characteristicsandrogenic hormone - male sex hormone that is produced in the testes and responsible for typical male sexual characteristics
sex hormone, steroid hormone, steroid - any hormone affecting the development and growth of sex organs
androsterone - an androgenic hormone that is less active than testosterone
methyltestosterone - an androgenic compound contained in drugs that are used to treat testosterone deficiency and female breast cancer and to stimulate growth and weight gain
Durabolin, Kabolin, nandrolone - an androgen (trade names Durabolin or Kabolin) that is used to treat testosterone deficiency or breast cancer or osteoporosis
testosterone - a potent androgenic hormone produced chiefly by the testes; responsible for the development of male secondary sex characteristics
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Androgenic hormone profile of adult women with acne.
Following the discovery of the molecular structure of the androgenic hormone, it has been possible to identify genes involved in the development of the gonads and the organism by biotechnological techniques such as in situ hybridization, analysis of expression or gene silencing as well as developing monosex populations (Callaghan et al., 2010).
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is a weak androgenic hormone secreted by the adrenal glands and to a lesser extent the ovaries and is converted peripherally to estradiol and testosterone.
In this study we addressed the association of PFCs with cord blood glucocorticoid and androgenic hormone levels in a prospective birth cohort.
Although the mechanism of sex differentiation in crustaceans has yet to be defined, the androgenic gland (AG) is thought to be the exclusive organ that produces the androgenic hormone, which induces male sexual development.
Testosterone is an androgenic hormone that helps maintain muscle mass, among other benefits.
Serum PSA levels and androgenic hormone levels (follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), luteinizing hormone (LH), estrogen and serum total testosterone levels), abdominal ultrasound findings and testicular dimensions were assessed.
Testosterone, which is an androgenic hormone, belongs to the group of steroids responsible for the primary and secondary male sex traits (B.
The authors reported that the severity of acne highly correlated with the androgenic hormone. Their findings differed from what we found in our study, which could be due to highly selected samples.
For example, DHEA, an androgenic hormone produced by the adrenals, may be involved with obesity and aging.
Use of prasterone, the synthetic form of the androgenic hormone dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), also increased bone mineral density in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients, who are at high risk for osteoporotic fractures, Dr.