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Table 4 The effect of androgens on the lipid profile and other risk factors in men.

From: The effects of endogenous and exogenous androgens on cardiovascular disease risk factors and progression

  Tchole HDL LDL TG Blood pressure Postload insulin Diabetes
DHEA - [34] - [34]    ↓ [34]   ↓ [34]
DHEA-S - [13,34] - [13,34]    ↓ [34]
- [13]
- [13] ↓ [9,34]
- [13]
T - [11,13] - [11,13]
↑ [25]
- [11] ↓ [11,25] ↓ [25]
- [11–13]
↓ [13] - [12,13]
FAI - [11] ↓ [11] - [11] ↓ [11] - [11]   
  1. Tchole = total cholesterol, TG = triglycerides, DHEA = dehydroepiandrosterone, DHEA-S = dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, T = testosterone, FAI = free androgen index, ↑ = positive correlation, ↓ = negative correlation, - = no correlation or not statistically significant correlation