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Hypogonadism In Men

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hypogonadism

I've been on combination therapy since the acute phase of my infection. My viral load was quickly reduced to undetectable and my cd4 count is normal. Assuming this remains the case am I at risk for hypogonadism? Should anabolic steroids be...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Although the incidence of hypogonadism appears to be higher in HIV infected men it is not unclear to me what factors directly relate to that problem. There has been no clear association between antiretroviral Read more »

Low testosterone levels????

How can I tell if I have low testosterone levels? Should I notice any symptoms and if so what are... Read more »

Hypogonadism

Dear Doctors,How can I know when I have symptoms of hypogonadism or not ?Sincerely,TimDear Posted,... Read more »
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Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men with HIV Infection

...endocrine abnormalities have been reported in people infected with HIV. Among these, hypogonadism is well described, particularly as men progress to AIDS and in those who are wasting. Testosterone has both anabolic and androgenic effects.... Read more »
The Endocrine Society

Endocrine Society Calls for Medicare Coverage of DXA Bone Density Testing to Be Extended to Men With Testosterone Deficiency

... Chevy Chase, Md. -- Hypogonadism, also known as testosterone deficiency, affects 4-5 million men in the United States placing them at risk for developing osteoporosis. Despite the clear association of testosterone deficiency Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Diagnosis and Treatment of Endocrine Disorders in the HIV-Infected Patient

...advanced HIV disease. Increasingly, anabolic hormonal therapies are being considered to reverse the loss of lean body mass in both men and women. In this article, we will review the most common endocrine manifestations of HIV disease and discuss... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV and Hormones

...therapy may actually decrease the risk of cardiovascular disease in HAART-treated men. Increased cancer risk is another concern, and men taking supplemental androgens should receive regular prostate cancer screening. Grinspoon recommends that all... Read more »
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Upcoming Research Study

Posted by thehennegroup
...and I work for the Henne Group, a medical research firm located in San Francisco. We are currently conducting interviews with men who have been diagnosed with Hypogonadism or Low Testosterone, and are hoping to spread the word about our study so... Read more »

NYC Paid Survey: Black Men who Have Sex with Men, Ages 18-30

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...ARE YOU A BLACK MAN WHO HAS SEX WITH MEN? SEXUALLY ACTIVE? BETWEEN THE AGES OF 18-30? If yes, we want to talk to you! We would like to invite you to take part in a Read more »

NYC Paid Survey: Black Men who Have Sex with Men, Ages 18-30

Posted by kirkg
...ARE YOU A BLACK MAN WHO HAS SEX WITH MEN? SEXUALLY ACTIVE? BETWEEN THE AGES OF 18-30? If yes, we want to talk to you! We would like to invite you to take part in a Read more »

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