Quiz: Virilization
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Virilization is the development of exaggerated masculine characteristics, usually in women, often as a result of the adrenal glands overproducing androgens (male hormones). Which of the following is a cause of virilization that does not involve a tumor or cancer?

  • A.

    Athletes taking large doses of androgens to increase muscle bulk


  • B.

    Overuse of erectile dysfunction medications by men

  • C.

    Taking certain herbs

  • D.

    Taking high doses of opiates 


Am I correct?