A 30-year-old member asked:
how can i testosterone and hence excess body hair?
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Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Not sure of your Q: We know that giving someone excess testosterone can increase body & facial hair. If we give just enough testosterone to someone w/hypogonadism (low t), it shouldn't affect hair growth much, unless that testosterone is converted into dihydrotestosterone, which can cause male pattern baldness. Don't forget that genetics & ethnicity play a role in hair growth, too.
Answered on Feb 19, 2013
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