DHEA-S


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AcronymDefinition
DHEA-SDehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate
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DHEA-S was found to be in the highest concentration in both sexes, which is converted by sebocytes and dermal papilla into testosterone and DHT.
Although researchers point to stress as one of the causes of the burnout syndrome (12), little is known about the relationship between burnout and hormones that can be stress markers (DHEA-s, cortisol, and testosterone) in the sports environment.
Marjoram tea significantly reduced fasting insulin levels and DHEA-S by a mean of 1.9 and 1.4 respectively.
Both groups were subjected to serum cortisol and DHEA-S measurement after assessment of psychopathology and aggression on a standardised psychometric scale.
Free T and DHEA-S declined significantly (2.78 [+ or -]1.24 versus 1.54 [+ or -] 0.71 pg/mL and 231.50 [+ or -] 127.20 versus 161.43 [+ or -] 71.68 [micro]/dL, resp.) (P = 0.0002 and 0.009).
The significance of linoleic acid, oleic acid, and DHEA-S was assessed with analysis of covariance (ANCOVA) by adjusting for potential covariates [body mass index (BMI), TG, total cholesterol (TC), 2-h PG, blood pressure, and insulin].
In other tissues, DHEA-S is converted into the sex hormones testosterone and estrogen.
Some of the benefits of DHEA and DHEA-S include immune system stimulation, improved cognitive function and improved skin health, as well as anti-inflammation, anti-atherosclerosis, anti-diabetes or anti-insulin resistance, anti-dementia, anti-osteoporosis and anti-obesity effects.
Kan ornekleri, DHEA-S'nin bazal degerinin olculdugu sabah saat 8 ve 9 arasinda, gece boyu suren aclik sonrasinda alindi ve 15 dk.
Using the new reagent, analyzers are able to measure denhydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S) in samples and deliver results in 29 minutes.
"Although multiple factors contribute to sexual interest, we have demonstrated that low DHEA-S is more likely in a women experiencing low sexual desire and arousal than in other women," Dr.
Cappola did not break down the causes of death, but did point out that men with low DHEA-S levels have an increased risk of cardiovascular mortality.