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Descriptor in English: Virilism
Descriptor in Spanish: Virilismo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Virilismo
Descriptor in French: Virilisme
Entry term(s): Androgenization
Virilization
Tree number(s): C23.888.971
Scope note: Development of male secondary SEX CHARACTERISTICS in the FEMALE. It is due to the effects of androgenic metabolites of precursors from endogenous or exogenous sources, such as ADRENAL GLANDS or therapeutic drugs.
Annotation: check the tag FEMALE
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS UI: 15172
Descriptor UI: D014770
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2004/07/07
Virilism - Preferred
Concept UI M0022749
Scope note Development of male secondary SEX CHARACTERISTICS in the FEMALE. It is due to the effects of androgenic metabolites of precursors from endogenous or exogenous sources, such as ADRENAL GLANDS or therapeutic drugs.
Preferred term Virilism
Entry term(s) Virilization
Androgenization - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0468029
Preferred term Androgenization



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