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Puberty Testosterone Shoulder Bones
I am 17 and done with puberty, if I take testosterone, can I still increase the width of my shoulder bones?
Puberty is the normal condition in which a humans physically change from child to a teenage pre-adult who is able to reproduce (become fertile, able to have children). Pubertal development is divided into 5 stages by appearance (Tanner stages). Adolescence is time when puberty occurs, and includes ...Read more
What signals the body stop puberty ? Stopping bones from growing and penis growth to stop ? I took one shot of testosterone could that of stopped it?
I have constitutional delayed puberty.What can testosterone shots do to my bone structure?When will my testicles be able to produce enough naturally?
18 is too old: A prepubertal 18 year-old is long past the diagnosis of constitutional delay. A pediatric endocrinologist really ought to evaluate such a patient. In younger boys with delayed puberty, the fda approves the use of long-acting testosterone injections to "jump start" the system. When done properly there is usually no loss in final height potential from treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If a girl of a age of 6 were to have her uterus and ovaries removed and got testosterone shots, would she develop male bone structures in puberty?
Hypothetical: Unethical to perform such experiment on humans ...Read more
What are adverse effects of very execessive masturbation on testosterone, lh, FSH and oestradiol?Can it cause delayed puberty or effect bone structure?
Some handy facts...: Normal men, women, boys, and girls masturbate (it's universal). It isn't harmful, as the body goes through similar effects during regular sex with a partner (but too much of anything may become a problem). Masturbation does not stunt height, cause hair loss or gray hair, make you weak, create heart problems, lower testosterone, affect virginity, lower fertility, change your weight, or damage eyes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What dose of testosterone should be used to start the onset of puberty by ribcage expansion and shoulder widening in delayed puberty if testis is 15ml?
Here are some ...: For a 21-y-o man, testosterone supplement should not be used for restore low male hormone related sexual dysfunction because its use will knock off sperm production in turn affecting fertility. So, seeking other options to boost testosterone is preferred. More? Ask the treating doc or other specialists - endocrinologist. ...Read more
I recently read an article online that says soy reduces testosterone levels and my brother is undergoing puberty,should he reduce he soy intake?
NO: Such "articles" are NONSENSE! My Opinion Only Dr Z ...Read more
Perhaps: This has not been well documented, but a consequence of testosterone therapy is a physiologic erythrocytosis (often mistaken for polycythemia). This increase in Hgb & Hct can confuse the bone marrow into reducing it's reticulocyte count. The medical literature is unclear of this result or it's consequences. ...Read more
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
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