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'''Estrogen''' is the primary female sex hormone. It is responsible for it's regulation of the female reproductive system and secondary sex characteristic development in transgender women.
'''Estrogen''' is the primary female sex hormone. It is responsible for it's regulation of the female reproductive system and secondary sex characteristic development. There are three major estrogens produced in the female endocrine system: [[estrone]] (E1), [[estradiol]] (E2), and [[estriol]] (E3). Estetrol (E4) is only produced during pregnancy and plays no significant role in transgender [[hormone replacement therapy]].


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Revision as of 07:52, 27 August 2020

Estrogen is the primary female sex hormone. It is responsible for it's regulation of the female reproductive system and secondary sex characteristic development. There are three major estrogens produced in the female endocrine system: estrone (E1), estradiol (E2), and estriol (E3). Estetrol (E4) is only produced during pregnancy and plays no significant role in transgender hormone replacement therapy.

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