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androgenize

(ăn-drŏj′ə-nīz′)
tr.v. androge·nized, androge·nizing, androge·nizes
To treat with male hormones, usually in large doses.

an·drog′e·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Moreover, they showed that the cardiac dysfunction in the adult prenatally androgenized offspring was linked to an early cardiac reprogramming.
Bull et al., "Disordered follicle decelopment in ovaries of prenatally androgenized ewes," Journal of Endocrinology, vol.
Wu, "Effects of cryptotanshinone in lowering androgens synthesis for the prenatally androgenized male rats," Chinese Journal of Integrated Traditional and Western Medicine, vol.
Comparative efficiency of male and androgenized female teaser for oestrus detection in buffaloes.
AND WORON, J., 1996.The hepatoprotective and hypolipidemic effect of flower pollen lipid extract in androgenized rats.
Colman et al., "Insulin resistance and impaired insulin secretion in prenatally androgenized male rhesus monkeys," Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol.
For instance, findings of "masculinized" behavior such as increased play with "boyish" toys in girls exposed to high prenatal levels of male hormones (androgens) are ambiguous: Androgenized girls don't show elevated levels of physical aggression or rough-and-tumble play.
Perhaps most telling of all, the distinctively female tendencies are muted, and the distinctively male tendencies more pronounced, in fetally androgenized girls (Hutt 1975, 73-75; Money and Ehrhardt 1972, 98-105).
Moreover, a significant increase in uric acid levels has been reported in postmenopausal women that receive testosterone and also in those androgenized women due to gender change [7].