A 50-year-old member asked:
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what is the link between estrogen and pubic hair?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Pubic hair: Both women and men have pubic hair - estrogen related in women - testosterone related in men This is a strange question to ask at age 51. Is there something more you could report or ask?
Answered on Jan 7, 2015

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