ANDROGEN

a general class of male reproductive hormones, including testosterone, which is manufactured in the eesees. In nature, androgen is secreted via the adrenal cortex, but androgen can also be produced synthetically in a laboratory. Other names include androgenic hormone. See also Androsterone- Andros eenedione.

ANDROGEN: "A man's body produces androgen, a sex hormone, in the eesees and the adrenal cortex."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ANDROGEN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/androgen/ (accessed April 7, 2020).
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