Effects of supraphysiological doses of nandrolone decanoate in Achilles tendon of rats

Background. Anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) are a group of natural compounds derived from testosterone. It promotes a rapid increase in muscle mass as well as an individual’s strength, thus overloading the locomotor system. Injuries, such as tearing of ligaments and tendons and damaged cartilage, are described among users of these steroids. Methods. To study the … Continued