Mar 22, 2001
About how long after infection would Hypogonadism become an issue?
Thanks for your time!
| Response from Dr. Boyle
Hypogonadism generally occurs in patients with more advanced HIV disease/AIDS, but can occur in some men relatively early on in the disease. The commmon symptoms are fatigue, weight loss, loss of libido/sexual desire, erectile dysfunction or a depressed/unmotivated feeling. If symptoms are present, the testosterone level can be checked and, if low, appropriate therapy begun. BB
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