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In the CA1 pyramidal neurons, nongenomic actions of estrogens via phosphatidylinositol 3 PI3 kinase promote actin polymerization and fllopodia outgrowth to form putative synaptic contacts by dendrites with presynaptic elements.
APA Citation Male and female hormones. Among the slight and temporary adverse events [of flutamide], most frequently reported and not requesting treatment discontinuation were headache 7. High levels of vasopressin can lead to decreases in sexual motivation for females. Postmenopausal estrogen use affects risk for Parkinson disease.
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