"Virilism" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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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.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Virilism" by people in Profiles.
Exploring Factors Associated with Decisions about Feminizing Genitoplasty in Differences of Sex Development. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2022 Dec; 35(6):638-646.