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Hypogonadism Testicle Ultrasound

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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 »

treatment secondary hypogonadism

Hi nelson, I am writing from Colombia, I'm in treatment of secondary hypogonadism and my... Read more »

hypogonadism and hiv

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

Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men with HIV Infection

Introduction: A number of 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... 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 with low bone density... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

European Commission to Deliver Humanitarian Aid, Including HIV/AIDS Funding, to Myanmar

ECHO , the European Commission 's humanitarian aid department, last month pledged about $18 million in funding aimed at vulnerable populations in Myanmar -- also known as Burma -- and refugees living along the country's border with Thailand,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ohio: More Money Key to Preventing AIDS, Advocates Say

Cleveland HIV/AIDS advocates echo the remarks of national health leaders who told a House subcommittee on Sept. 16 that the fight against the disease needs more funding. "The programs that desperately need funding aren't getting the necessary... Read more »
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Left testicle pain.

Posted by manneedhelp, 1 Reply
I always have this pain in my left testicle, and it is very prominent after I recieve anal sex.
Can anyone help explain this?thanks Read more »

Is there lympth nodes near the testicles?

Posted by bura, 1 Reply
Hey, just checking with you guys....is there lympth nodes near the testicles?I do have a small growth very near the testicles, it felt hard and roundish. unsure whether it is lympth nodes.i am now saying it is hiv, but i am just wondering whetehr it... Read more »

:-( 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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Question about ultrasound and blood test

Posted by Veronicaa, 1 Reply
I'm infected with Hepatitis B, and I need to have an ultrasound and a blood test.

My question is, can I eat and drink normally before taking the blood test?

As for the ultrasound, I understand that I can't eat and drink but do I need to poop to get... Read more »