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my son who is 15 accidentally used testosterone gel will he be ok?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: He should stop using it now but short term exposure is not going to cause any long term consequences.
Answered on Jun 29, 2011

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