androgenic androgenic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or related to the male hormone androgen

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. And there are now very short-lived androgenic steroids.
  2. In the late 1950s and '60s, the use of androgenic-anabolic steroids came into vogue.

News

  1. 'Gravity theory' may explain male pattern baldness

    The effects of gravity may explain the apparently paradoxical effects of testosterone in male pattern baldness, or androgenic alopecia, according to new research.
    on October 30, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. Hair Loss Weighing on Your Mind? 'Gravity Theory' May Explain Male Pattern Baldness

    The effects of gravity may explain the apparently paradoxical effects of testosterone in male pattern baldness, or androgenic alopecia (AGA), according to a special topic paper in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery--Global Open(r), the official open-access medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).
    on October 30, 2013     Source: Newswise

Quotes

  1. Mr Poots said: "In April 2009, Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) started monitoring rivers for di-n-butylphthalate, a substance that is believed to have an anti-androgenic effect, as part of its Water Framework Directive (WFD) surveillance...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Edwin Poots Source: Belfast Telegraph

  2. "Personally speaking, I have been trying for more than 10 years to convince the IFBB to use the latest state-of-the-art technology to test both amateurs and professionals for any and all anabolic/androgenic agents," Schwarzenegger wrote.
    on Feb 19, 2005 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "There is also evidence that the use of androgenic steroids such as androstenedione may have long-term adverse health consequences," FDA commissioner Dr. Mark McClellan said at a press conference.
    on Mar 12, 2004 By: Mark McClellan Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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