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A 18-year-old male asked:

Does obesity have any bearing on how effective testosterone therapy is for delayed puberty especially pertaining to penis and facial hair growth?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 30 years experience
Being skinner : Is better. It will help facilitate health. Losing 10% of weight will go a long way to helping make things better faster.
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: Adipose tissue contains aromatase which converts testosterone to estrogen. It does effect your hormonal enviroment.
Last updated May 11, 2020


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