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vir·i·liz·ing

(vir'i-līz'ing),
Causing virilism.

virilizing

/vir·i·liz·ing/ (vir´ĭ-līz″ing) producing virilization.

vir·i·liz·ing

(vir'i-līz-ing)
Causing virilism.
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Clinicians have to consider LCT in either virilizing or feminizing syndromes.
Predicted clinical Mutation group (a) phenotype of CAH Genotype (b) Null Salt wasting Del/Del Q318X/(Q318X, Del) R356W/(R356W, Del) E6 cluster/(E6 cluster, Del) R356W/Del 8 bp Total (c) A Salt wasting I2 G/(I2 G, Del) I2 G/R356W I2 G/E6 cluster I2 G/Del 8 bp Total (c) B Simple virilizing I172N/I2 G I172N/(I172N, Del) Total (c) C Nonclassical P30L/I2 G P30L/(P30L, Del) P453S/I2 G Total (c) No.
The simple virilizing form is caused by blocked glucocorticoid biosynthesis and leads to virilization of external genitalia in newborn females and early pseudoprecocious puberty in males produced by reactive androgen overproduction.
Fifty-eight patients suffered from the salt wasting form; 27 suffered from the simple virilizing form; and 6 suffered from the nonclassical form.
In three unrelated simple virilizing CAH patients, complete loss of the 3.
In this form prenatal virilization in females is observed (simple virilizing, SV) and in 70% of cases it also causes salt wasting (SW).
The strong virilizing side effects of injectable testosterone esters were accepted by most female athletes, but some refused to participate in this additional testosterone injection program.
Consequently, virilizing side effects in female GDR athletes were frequent and pronounced.
One year later, one of them noticed the same and other virilizing side effects, including a deepened voice, but was not allowed to stop the androgenic medication.
The steep and linear dose-response relationship for both the virilizing and anabolic actions of testosterone, ranging from the concentrations in childhood and in females (<2 nmol/L) to the normal adult male physiological range (10-35 nmol/L), is indisputable (Fig.