Although testosterone has always been related to the male gender, the truth is that this hormone also has a very important role in women. In fact, in both sexes, testosterone has similar functions, among which are the following:
- Sexual function and libido.
- Appearance of body hair.
- Musculature development and good bone condition.
On the other hand, androgens are precursors to synthesize estradiol, an estrogen (known as female hormones).
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By Blanca Paraíso M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Silvia Azaña Gutiérrez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist).
Last Update: 01/27/2022