Virilism

bearded womanVirilism (synonym androgenic syndrome) - the emergence of women number of male secondary sex characteristics: growth of hair on the male type, lengthening and thickening of the vocal cords with the advent of low voices, hypertrophy of the skeletal muscles. Developing virilism under the influence of giperprodukcia hormones with androgenic properties. As a result of oppression of ovarian function and atrophic changes in them is atrophy of the female genitals and mammary glands, disturbed menstrual cycle.