Testosterone halts gray matter atrophy in MS

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Testosterone halts gray matter atrophy in MS

Postby MSUK » Mon Nov 18, 2013 2:10 am

Testosterone treatment was associated with reversal of gray matter atrophy in a population of men with multiple sclerosis (MS), researchers reported here.

In a small pilot study of male multiple sclerosis patients, treatment with 100 mg of testosterone was associated with diminished atrophy of gray matter over a 6-month window and reversal to pre-study levels with significant increase in the right middle frontal gyrus after 12 months of therapy, according to Florian Kurth, MD, of the University of California Los Angeles, and colleagues......... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/hormones
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