hypogonadism

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hypogonadism

[‚hī·pō′gō‚na‚diz·əm]
(medicine)
Reduced hormonal secretion by the testes or ovaries.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Uric acid levels were significantly higher in normogonadic and hypogonadic animals treated with OA and FOA when compared with respective control groups and those groups treated only with F.
No significant differences were observed in fasting glucose levels between normo- and hypogonadic groups with different treatments (data not shown).
In the hypogonadic group, the animals which only received fructose had the same behavior as the normogonadic with same treatment, so it was not statistically significant.
In hypogonadic groups, we proved the same changes as in the previously mentioned groups (C versus OA p < 0.05 and C versus FOA p < 0.001).
That is how during our work we found that normogonadic and hypogonadic groups treated with OA and FOA showed a higher renal glomerulosclerosis compared to control animals, and regarding the hypogonadic group a tendency to a minor lesion was observed.