They found that the concentration of some hormones found in Bridget's adrenal gland, the endocrine organ the regulates body systems, were too high - specifically cortisol, which regulates metabolism and the immune system, and androstenodione, which is the precursor to estrogen and testosterone.
The spike in Bridget's hormones probably comes from a small, benign tumour resting on the adrenal gland. But the tumour isn't expected to affect her too much - and her mane will probably stick around.
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So, Bridget the lioness get older and grows a big shwack of extra hair.
I get older and mine goes down the shower… https://t.co/adaF9iCX7Z