A 27-year-old member asked:
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do males have estrogen?

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Dr. Susan Wingo
33 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: Men make estrogen as well as testosterone. But they make much more testosterone than estrogen, so the testosterone effects win out.
Answered on Jan 8, 2015
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Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
For sure!: Yes we do. Different Estrogens and different amounts than women, but yes.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Controls remodeling.: ...Of bone. Estrogen is the hormone responsible for measured bone self-repair in men as well as in women. Men get estrogen mainly from testosterone. ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It doesn't: Estrogen is overwhelmed by the effects of testosterone in males and has no impact whatsoever.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Not used: In general, estrogen is not used in males.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
64 years experience Endocrinology
Many: reduced libido, sperm, increased breasts, less aggressive personality, and threat of blood clots
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