hypogonadism

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Related to hypogonadotropic hypogonadism: hypergonadotropic hypogonadism, primary hypogonadism

hypogonadism

[‚hī·pō′gō‚na‚diz·əm]
(medicine)
Reduced hormonal secretion by the testes or ovaries.
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Thc association of premature ejaculation and hypogonadotropic hypogonadism.
Idiopathic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in men: Dependence of the hormone responses to gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) on the magnitude of the endogenous GnRH secretory defect.
Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism was suspected when both LH and FSH responses to LH-RH stimulation (100 [micro]g/[m.
Detected pubertal abnormalities were hypergonadotropic hypogonadism in 3 patients (2 females and 1 male; 6%) and hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in 1 female patient (2%).
Mutations in gonadotropin-releasing hormone receptor gene cause hypogonadotropic hypogonadism.
Partial hypogonadotropic hypogonadism associated with the Leu266Arg and Gln106Arg mutation of the gonadotropin-releasing hormone receptor.
In Chapter 10, the authors review the genetics of neurokinin B and its receptor and their role in the regulation of human GnRH secretion in hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (HH).