What age groups are at highest risk for androgen excess?

Updated: Mar 14, 2018
  • Author: Mohamed Yahya Abdel-Rahman, MD, MSc; Chief Editor: Richard Scott Lucidi, MD, FACOG  more...
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The most common causes of hyperandrogenism begin in early adolescence or in childbearing age. Androgen-producing tumors may rarely affect postmenopausal women.


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