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What happens to a woman if she takes testosterone?

The long-term impact of testosterone on women's health is still not clarified enough, so it's not easy to predict them exactly. Some common side-effects of high testosterone level are acne and ...
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What happens when a hemophiliac woman gets her period?

"Luckily" haemophilia only occurs in men*; women may be carrier of the disease but their bleeding tendency is in general less severe. However, haemophilia carriers and women with other bleeding ...
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What is the dispersion of woman's ovulation day around the mean value which is 14th day?

Dispersion is roughly 12 days This study found that only 10% of those with a regular cycle of 28 days had ovulation in the 14th day, dispersion was from day 10 up to day 22. In this study, only 69 out ...
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Do women have a prostate?

To tell from Wikipedia's List of related male and female reproductive organs the answer is in the affirmative. The medical community should not consider it as inappropriate to speak of Skene's ...
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Why isn't there a hormonal therapy specific to the treatment of PCOS?

This is a reasonably recent review of old and new treatments for polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Bednarska S, Siejka A. The pathogenesis and treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome: What's new? Adv ...
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Does using 2 vials of sperm per Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) attempt increase the chance of pregnancy?

No, according to https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4149942/ "Single and double donor sperm intrauterine insemination cycles: Does double IUI increase clinical pregnancy rates?": ...
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Name of medicine specialty dealing with lactation

In most of the countries, obstetricians are the physicians specialised in breastfeeding. Sometimes, pediatricians are also involved but they often tend to focus more on the breastfeeded child, leaving ...
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