Estrogen in the adult male reproductive tract: A review

  title={Estrogen in the adult male reproductive tract: A review},
  author={Rex Allen Hess},
  journal={Reproductive biology and endocrinology : RB&E},
  pages={52 - 52}
  • Rex Allen Hess
  • Published 2003 in Reproductive biology and endocrinology : RB&E
Testosterone and estrogen are no longer considered male only and female only hormones. Both hormones are important in both sexes. It was known as early as the 1930's that developmental exposure to a high dose of estrogen causes malformation of the male reproductive tract, but the early formative years of reproductive biology as a discipline did not recognize the importance of estrogen in regulating the normal function of the adult male reproductive tract. In the adult testis, estrogen is… CONTINUE READING
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