The effect of human chorionic gonadotropin on serum levels of testosterone, estradiol, and sexual behavior in young and old rhesus males.

Sexual behavior and serum levels of testosterone (T) and estradiol (E) were examined in five young and six old rhesus males (Macaca mulatta) before and after the injection of 500 and 1000 IU of HCG. The serum levels of T and E increased in both young and old males after injection of either dose of HCG. Serum levels of T were significantly higher in young… CONTINUE READING