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What is Virilism?

What is Virilism?

  • Virilism: Masculinization - enhancement of male secondary sexual characteristics in females such as increased hair growth, deeper voice and baldness.
  • Virilism: abnormal development of secondary male sexual characteristics such as facial hair; in females, can be caused by androgen secretion by adrenal cortex.
    Source - Diseases Database

Virilism: Introduction

Types of Virilism:

Broader types of Virilism:

What causes Virilism?

Causes of Virilism: see causes of Virilism

What are the symptoms of Virilism?

Symptoms of Virilism: see symptoms of Virilism

Virilism: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Virilism.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Virilism.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Virilism: see treatments for Virilism
Research for Virilism: see research for Virilism

Name and Aliases of Virilism

Main name of condition: Virilism

Other names or spellings for Virilism:

Virilization Source - Diseases Database


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