"Hyperandrogenism" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A condition caused by the excessive secretion of ANDROGENS from the ADRENAL CORTEX; the OVARIES; or the TESTES. The clinical significance in males is negligible. In women, the common manifestations are HIRSUTISM and VIRILISM as seen in patients with POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME and ADRENOCORTICAL HYPERFUNCTION.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Hyperandrogenism" by people in Profiles.
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and obstructive sleep apnea in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Fertil Steril. 2022 05; 117(5):897-911.
The Pathogenesis of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): The Hypothesis of PCOS as Functional Ovarian Hyperandrogenism Revisited. Endocr Rev. 2016 10; 37(5):467-520.
Hormonal Evaluation of Hyperandrogenism in Women. JAMA. 2015 Dec 15; 314(23):2557-8.
The Diagnosis of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in Adolescents. Pediatrics. 2015 Dec; 136(6):1154-65.
Adolescent polycystic ovary syndrome due to functional ovarian hyperandrogenism persists into adulthood. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Apr; 100(4):1537-43.
Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor with unique nail findings in a post-menopausal woman: a case report and literature review. J Ovarian Res. 2014 Aug 28; 7:83.
The Polycystic Ovary Morphology-Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Spectrum. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2015 Dec; 28(6):412-9.
Antim?llerian hormone levels are independently related to ovarian hyperandrogenism and polycystic ovaries. Fertil Steril. 2012 Jul; 98(1):242-9.
Mutations of the hexose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase gene rarely cause hyperandrogenemic polycystic ovary syndrome. Steroids. 2011 Jan; 76(1-2):135-9.
Asymptomatic volunteers with a polycystic ovary are a functionally distinct but heterogeneous population. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009 May; 94(5):1579-86.