The probable effects of anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) consumption on the skin microflora of bodybuilders

Kamiar Zomorodian, Mohammad Javad Rahimi, Ali Ghanbari Asad, Soghra Khani & Mohammad Taheri
Objective: Abuse of anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) has reached alarming dimensions by members of fitness centers and others. AAS are drugs which mimic the effects of the male sex hormones testosterone. They increase protein synthesis in cellular tissues, which results in the buildup of cellular [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]