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hypogonadism

[‚hī·pō′gō‚na‚diz·əm]
(medicine)
Reduced hormonal secretion by the testes or ovaries.
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9) Pastuszak et al retrospectively reviewed 13 men who underwent either EBRT or brachytherapy for PCa and were administered TRT for hypogonadal symptoms.
10) The American Urological Association goes even further and states that "there is no universally accepted threshold of T concentration that distinguishes eugonadal from hypogonadal men.
Effects of testosterone supplementation on markers of the metabolic syndrome and inflammation in hypogonadal men with the metabolic syndrome: the double-blinded placebo-controlled Moscow study.
Mudali and Dobs write: "Studies in hypogonadal men have shown that testosterone replacement is effective in increasing muscle mass and strength and decreasing fat mass.
prostate volume and serum PSA levels were reported to be lower in hypogonadal men who did not receive testosterone treatment.
The nature of androgen action on male sexuality: a combined laboratory-self-report study on hypogonadal men.
In this observational study, researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), investigated the effects of testosterone treatment in 255 hypogonadal men between the ages of 33-69 and followed them for a period of five years.
Methodology: In this clinical trial 44 hypogonadal men were evaluated.
A possible explanation for this finding could be that all of the studies that reported increased TPSA in response to any endogenous or exogenous hormone replacement (5) were performed in hypogonadal men.
Effects of testosterone replacement in hypogonadal men.
Loss of lean body and muscle mass correlates with androgen levels in hypogonadal men with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and wasting.