Category Archives: PCOS Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Teenage Testosterone Toxicity Syndrome

Teenage Testosterone Toxicity Syndrome (TTTS) Majid Ali, M.D. In this article I introduce the term “Teenage Testosterone Toxicity State (TTTS) to make teenage girls and their parents aware of the serious, neglected, and spreading problem of testosterone toxicity among teenage girls and young women. The photograph below shows just one disturbing aspect of TTTS. One Face of Teenage Testosterone Toxicity

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Insulin Toxicity Case Two – Severe Insulin Toxicity In Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Insulin Toxicity Case Two Severe Insulin Toxicity In Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Majid Ali, M.D. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a metabolic disorder with insulin toxicity and testosterone toxicity as the two primary derangement. In many cases, ovarian cysts appear late after other serious consequences of these two toxicities have proceeded to their full-blown clinical manifestations. In my personal series of

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What Is Desirable Testosterone Level for Women?

Majid Ali, M.D. Should it be below 41? Or below 48? Or below 74? I mention these three levels because I hold in my hand three lab reports of three adult women. My answer: none of them. In my female patients without hormonal problems, blood testosterone levels were below 12 (nannograms per milliliter). I might add that I served as

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