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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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.
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.
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.
The absence of ovigerous setae in intersex individuals (possessing an androgenic gland) may be explained by the antagonistic effect of the androgenic hormone on the ovarian factor (Suzuki and Yamasaki, 1991).
These tumors may be hormonally active and hypertension, diarrhea, flushing and virilization may occur as a result the secretion of catecholamine, vasoactive intestinal polypeptide, or androgenic hormone.
Mussel extracts alone did not exhibit AR activity, but in the presence of the reference androgenic hormone dihydrotestosterone (DHT), activities were up to 340% higher than those observed for DHT alone.