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Hypogonadism And Erectile Dysfunction

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hypogonadism

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.Jim...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Jim-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... Read more »

Hypogonadism

About how long after infection would Hypogonadism become an issue?Thanks for your time!... Read more »

Hypogonadism

Hi Dr. Young,As for my mental health, im depressed, I just got infected! I think I may be a fast... Read more »
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JS -- for you

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
JS, as I said -- the "arms falling asleep" was 'embedded with the "Hypogonadism" post {under Am I Infected? dated 24 Nov 2000). I guess a Testosterone count of 209 -- "which seems pretty unlikely." was the culprit for avoiding the answer. All I... Read more »

Extreme Anxiety - Results tomorrow

Posted by ExWorryWart, 9 Replies
I have testicular and general groin area pain for a week..doctor dont' think it is of any concern (dunno why?) during my last visit and today it is really bad..and I am scared to death..neck and armpits feel fine but general graoin area...inner... Read more »

What is love?

Posted by NeverQuit2003, 2 Replies
I think I'm sick in the head. I can't figure out what love is.

Maybe growing up in a dysfunctional family caused me some traumatic psychological injury that prevents me from knowing what love is or how to conceptualize and verbalize what it is. Maybe... Read more »

Testes Pain

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Is testicular pain a symtom of a recent hiv infection? it feels like one is twisted or something and it's been going on for a few days. my inner and outer thigh have also been hurting on the same side, I read that the thigh problem may be caused... Read more »