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Can Being Born With One Testicle Lead To Male Hypogonadism

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Do I have hypogonadism?

I am a 26 year old male. I have ha few or no erections my entire life I have a history of anorexia, bulimia and took Haldol for a misdiaganosed case of schizophrenia. For a period of roughly one year I took a monthly Haldol injection and took the...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
Your doctor should check your total and free testosteron, prolactin, LH and FSH hormones in order to assess this problem. He may then consider referal to a hormone specialist (endochrinologist) to futhre investigate and treat as appropriate.As for... Read more »

hypogonadism and hiv

hello greetings from Caracas Venezuela Doctor!, my query is, I have understood that suffer... Read more »

Hypogonadism from protease inhibitors

I am a 33-yr-old male who was diagnosed two years ago during my seroconversion illness, and... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Swaziland Increases Male Circumcision Efforts to Curb Spread of HIV

Swaziland is leading African countries in promoting male circumcision to curb the spread of HIV with the help of Israeli surgeons, the AP/ San Jose Mercury News reports. The country began to promote male circumcision in response to studies showing... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV infection is the third leading cause of death among all U.S. women

HIV Testing Among Women Aged 18-44 Years United States, 1991 and 1993 Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is a major causeof morbidity and mortality among women and children in the UnitedStates. In 1995, of the 73,380 acquired... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Millionth Baby Born HIV-Free Celebrated on PEPFAR's 10th Anniversary

This month in sub-Saharan Africa, the one-millionth infant will be born without HIV to a mother living with the virus, "thanks in large part" to PEPFAR, which is marking its 10th anniversary, Agence France-Presse reports. In an interview with AFP,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

More U.S. Babies Born With Syphilis, Report Finds

An analysis of national surveillance data shows the number of congenital syphilis (CS) cases reported in the United States increased during 2005-2008, with cases in the South accounting for nearly all of the uptick, CDC announced Thursday. "After... Read more »
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:-( Pain in the testicle

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Has any male, who think they might have been exposed to HIV, ever experienced pain and discomfort in the testicle a few weeks after exposure?

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A thousand questions borne of terror & sadness...

Posted by YetiLord75, 2 Replies
I had inebriated sex with someone other than my wife almost a full month ago. Because I was drunk, the condom I was trying to use did not stay on and I continued to have sex with her despite the lack of condom, in my stupidly drunk state.

Two days... Read more »

Way too scared now to test....AIDS leading cause

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
of death in San Francisco. The article is posted right on the main page of The Body. Read more »

Barebacking may lead to re-infection

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Super-infection may slow development of AIDS vaccine
Barebacking may lead to re-infection, multiple strains of disease, researchers discover

ATLANTA -- The ability of HIV to develop multiple strains has ignited concerns among some AIDS researchers... Read more »