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Testosterone and the brain 

Testosterone and the brain
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Testosterone and the brain
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Bradley D. Anawalt

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199651672.003.0013
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date: 22 September 2020

Testosterone and its metabolites have important effects on neural development and specific behavioural and cognitive responses.

Serum testosterone levels may have a U-shaped relationship to male cognitive function; higher and lower serum testosterone levels may be associated with worse function.

In hypogonadal men, testosterone therapy improves cognitive function, mood, and libido....

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