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Introduction: Testosterone

Testosterone is a hormone produced by the gonads (testes). Supplementary testosterone is used as a treatment for certain diseases.

Descriptions of Testosterone

Testosterone: A hormone that promotes the development and maintenance of male sex characteristics.
Source: National Institute of Health

Testosterone: A synthetic form of the endogenous androgenic steroid testosterone. Due to rapid metabolism by the liver, therapeutic testosterone is generally administered as an ester derivative. This agent and its derivatives promote the maintenance of male sex characteristics and are indicated for testosterone replacement in hypogonadal males, delayed puberty, and metastatic mammary cancer. (NCI04)
Source: Diseases Database

Testosterone : major androgenic hormone produced by the Leydig cells of the testes.
Source: CRISP

Basic Information: Testosterone

Testosterone: Gonadal hormone also used as a treatment.

Count: Testosterone is listed as a: treatment for 1 conditions; alternative treatment for 0 conditions; preventive treatment for 0 conditions; research treatment for 0 conditions.

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List of Diseases with Testosterone as a Treatment

The following list of conditions have 'Testosterone' or similar listed as a treatment in our database:


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