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Hyperlipidaemia and premature coronary artery disease associated with sex-change in a female.
  1. C. K. ffrench-Constant,
  2. F. A. Spengel,
  3. G. R. Thompson


    We describe the management of a genotypic female who developed hyperlipidaemia and premature coronary artery disease following bilateral oophorectomy and methyltestosterone administration, and present evidence to suggest that the therapeutic androgenization involved in the sex-change was responsible for the hyperlipidaemia.

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