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Mar 27, 2005

Dear Dr. Young,

Is it possible for hypogonadism to start as soon as 2 months after infection? I have total erectile dsyfunction and am wondering what the story is.


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Since there are many causes of erectile dysfunction, I'd want to know more about your physical and mental health. At first glance, I would think that it's rather unlikely that you'd have HIV-induced hypogonadism to quickly after initial infection-- fortunately, a simple blood test can ascertain if you have low testosterone levels. BY

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