Hormone treatment in transgender persons could shed light on role of sex hormones in bone density

Posted by on May 30, 2016 11:01 pm
Categories: health

Male-to-female (MtF) transgender persons have a greater increase in bone mineral density than female-to-male (FtM) persons in their first year of hormone treatment. The research helps scientists further understand the roles sex hormones play on bone development and maintenance in both sexes.

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