Dehydroepiandrosterone

What is Dehydroepiandrosterone?

It is a male hormone produced by adrenal cortex in the body. It is one of the precursors of testosterone which is the principle male sex hormone.

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My wife (29 yrs) was found to have pcos accompanied with high dhea-s (3815ng/ml - normal range 800 to 2800) & high prolactin levels 23.2ng/ml(also...

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DHEA tablets are indicated in old ( >35 yrs ) patients or in patients who have low egg store in their ovaries to...

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Hi doctor my amh level is .69 my age is 30 doctor suggested me ovigyn_ DSR will be help full for amh level increase or...

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Anti-Mullerian Hormone (AMH) is a protein hormone produced by cells within...

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My son, XXXX, is 26 years old and has had great success as a runner. He ran the 2013 XXXXXXX Marathon in 2:49 and ran the 2010 Rock & Roll Half...

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Adrenal

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I follow what you are saying.

Hypothalamus, pituitary and adrenal problems are a possibility.

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I just received some blood results, and it was mostly good, but the DHEA was 50 and should be at least 80. The doctor said the testosterone levels...

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