Adrenal androgens and aggression in conduct disorder prepubertal boys and normal controls.

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BACKGROUND The evidence for a role of androgens in human aggression is less convincing than in animals. We examined the relationship between androgens and aggression in prepubertal boys who were diagnosed as suffering from severe aggression and antisocial behavior. METHODS Plasma levels of testosterone (T), androstenedione (A), and dehydroepiandrosterone… (More)

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@article{Goozen1998AdrenalAA, title={Adrenal androgens and aggression in conduct disorder prepubertal boys and normal controls.}, author={Stephanie H. M. van Goozen and Walter Matthys and Peggy T. Cohen-Kettenis and J. J. H. Thijssen and Herman van Engeland}, journal={Biological psychiatry}, year={1998}, volume={43 2}, pages={156-8} }