Anabolic steroid abuse and cardiac death.


OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between anabolic steroid abuse and cardiac death. We report the first two cases in Australia. They are the only reported cases in which the anabolic steroid oxymesterone has been detected. This compound has never been approved for use in Australia. CLINICAL FEATURES Two footballers, aged 18 and 24, sustained fatal… (More)


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@article{Kennedy1993AnabolicSA, title={Anabolic steroid abuse and cardiac death.}, author={Michael C. Kennedy and Catherine E. Lawrence}, journal={The Medical journal of Australia}, year={1993}, volume={158 5}, pages={346-8} }