hypogonadism

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hypogonadism

[‚hī·pō′gō‚na‚diz·əm]
(medicine)
Reduced hormonal secretion by the testes or ovaries.
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X;7 translocation in an Indian woman with hypergonadotropic amenorrhea-a case report.
Detected pubertal abnormalities were hypergonadotropic hypogonadism in 3 patients (2 females and 1 male; 6%) and hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in 1 female patient (2%).
Gynaecomastia with hypergonadotropic hypogonadism and Leydig cell insufficiency in recipients of high-dose chemotherapy or chemoradiotherapy.
The first phase is the hypergonadotropic phase, in which the CL is regressed and progesterone concentrations are low.
If the FSH level is high, it means the patient is hypergonadotropic, indicating gonadal failure including gonadal dysgenesis.
A syndrome of female pseudohermaphrodism, hypergonadotropic hypogonadism, and multicystic ovaries associated with missense mutations in the gene encoding aromatase (P450arom).
Women with premature ovarian failure, low quality eggs/embryos, reduced ovarian reserve, advanced age, hypergonadotropic hypogonadism, multiple failed IVFs as well as carriers of genetic defects and cases in post-menopausal stage are the main candidates for OD (3, 4).
Hormonal reversal of a hypergonadotropic state that commonly occurs during the courses of chemotherapy to a normo-gonadotropic state may also be expected [40].
In a family affected by hypergonadotropic ovarian failure, a mutation in the pro-region of the BMP15 gene (Y235C) was found in 2 affected sisters (1), and 3 linked markers within the BMP15 gene (-673C>T, -9C>G and IVS1 + 905A>G) are associated with high follicle production in women undergoing recombinant FSH stimulation (2).