Relationship of sex steroid hormones with body size and with body composition measured by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in US men

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To evaluate the association of body size—captured via whole-body dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) and physical measurement—with serum sex steroid hormones and sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG), we utilized cross-sectional data and serum samples from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES; 1999–2004). Testosterone… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10552-012-0024-9

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