Cardiovascular disease and androgens: a review.

@article{Kaushik2010CardiovascularDA,
  title={Cardiovascular disease and androgens: a review.},
  author={Manu Kaushik and Siva Prasad Sontineni and Claire C. Hunter},
  journal={International journal of cardiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={142 1},
  pages={
          8-14
        }
}
Globally, cardiovascular disease is the single largest cause of mortality. The differences in pattern of cardiovascular disease between the two genders have not been explained properly. The spotlight has largely been focused on estrogens but no conclusive evidence has proven its role in reducing the incidence of cardiovascular disease. Consequently, androgens have attracted significant interest in explaining the gender difference in cardiovascular disease. More studies in last two decades have… CONTINUE READING
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