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Doctor insights on: Hormonal Breast Growth

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Could birth control/synthetic estrogen cause more breast growth in women?

Could birth control/synthetic estrogen cause more breast growth in women?

Sort of: Many women notice some increase in breast size while on ocp - it's not permanent though, and returns to normal when the pills are stopped. ...Read more

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Dose humatrope (human growth hormone) help with underarm hair growth?

Dose  humatrope (human growth hormone) help with underarm hair growth?

No.: Lack of or very limited amounts of underarm and pubic hair growth often is part of delayed puberty development, or secondary sex characteristics. Treatment of this involves various types of another hormonal group, known as androgens; these will increase underarm (axillary) growth. ...Read more

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Ideal estrogen in contraceptives for breast enlargement?

Ideal estrogen in contraceptives for breast enlargement?

Not that simple: Some oral contraceptives can be associated with increase in breast size in some women (sometimes). ...Read more

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Can humatrope (human growth hormone) help with underarm hair growth?

Can humatrope (human growth hormone) help with underarm hair growth?

Indirectly, maybe : When prepubertal children are placed on hgh for gh deficiency, their bodies go towards getting back on track with respect to growth. As they catch up and go through puberty underarm hair eventually grows in. Gh will not directly cause sexual maturation. ...Read more

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Can hormonal tablets increase breast size?

Can hormonal tablets increase breast size?

Yes: These supplements can feminized male breasts. However, not a medication that is typically used for breast enhancement. ...Read more

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Breast growth stunted by eating disorder, any hormones to make them grow?

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Breast growth stunted by eating disorder, any hormones to make them grow?

Balance nutrition: The eating disorder has to be treated and get back on balance nutrition. Hormone treatment alone will not work unless hormone deficiency is also the problem. ...Read more

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Do the breast enhancement pills "breast actives" cause breast cancer or uterus cancer?

Do the breast enhancement pills "breast actives" cause breast cancer or uterus cancer?

Unknown: Breast enhancement pills are not regulated and therefore may have various unknown substances in them. Some of those substances, especially if they include estrogen, may increase risk of cancers. ...Read more

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Does growth hormone increase penis size?

Does growth hormone increase penis size?

No: Hgh is only prescribed in children diagnosed with a true growth or height deficiency due to a pituitary gland disorder. Hgh has no effect on anatomic size or height in adults. ...Read more

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Does hormonal imbalance cause infertility and breast discharge?

Does hormonal imbalance cause infertility and breast discharge?

It can: Hormone imbalances are among the most common causes of infertility. Excess of hormone called prolactin can cause milky breast discharge. It is a good idea to see your gyn or a fertility specialist to have this evaluated. ...Read more

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Hormonal effects of chemotherapy for breast cancer?

Hormonal effects of chemotherapy for breast cancer?

Please clarify.: It is unclear from your question what you are asking. Most breast cancers are estrogen-sensitive and can be treated with anti-estrogen medication (tamoxifen, aromatase inhibitors). Many women who are peri menopausal when receiving traditional chemotherapy develop ovarian suppression from the chemo and effectively "go into" menopause. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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Is breast size genetic?

Is breast size genetic?

Partially: Breast size is related to genetics, hormones and body fat. ...Read more

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What enhances breast growth naturally?

Nothing.: Despite advertising there is nothing that enhances breast growth. ...Read more

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Cigerates stunt breast growth in teens?

Cigerates stunt breast growth in teens?

Probably not: Not aware of any actual data on this, but more importantly, there is a clear link between early smoking and later development of breast cancer (as well as many other cancers). Do yourself a favor and kick the habit now. ...Read more

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Could extra estrogen increase breast size?

Could extra estrogen increase breast size?

No: Extra estrogen can cause stimulation of breast tissue to induce fibroadenoma formation or fibrocystic disease. Hormone therapy rarely can effect the size of the breast to give girls with small breasts a larger breast and eliminate the need for implants. ...Read more