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Hirsutism and Virilization

 

APGO Educational Objectives

Rationale: The signs and symptoms of androgen excess in a woman may cause anxiety and may represent serious underlying disease. 

The student will be able to: 

  1. Cite normal variations In secondary sex characteristics 
  2. List definitions of hirsutism and virilization 
  3. List causes including ovarian, adrenal, pituitary, and pharmacological 
  4. Evaluate the patient with hirsutism or virilization

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Hirsutism and Virilization

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