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Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism

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Masturbation and Kallmans syndrome

I am a 47 yom, and have Kallmans.Since age 16 I have been on 200 mg deletestryl IM and from age 20-35 HCG and FSh and now back on the deletestryl. My sex drive is the same now as it was when Ii first started treatment, due to the constant level of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...could be harmful and cause cardiac risks? What??? Where did you read that, "Health Tips from Pope Benny?" Kallman's syndrome (hypogonadotropic hypogonadism) or not, burping the nephew as often as you want is not harmful.Dr. Bob Read more »

Testorone

My question is in regards to testosterone levels, sex drive and production of semen. I test HIV... Read more »

Lower testicular volume

Hi:My urlologist is a columbia trained, However he could not even detect the hypogonadotrophic... Read more »
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International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

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

...low or inappropriately normal for the degree of hypogonadism. (2) Weight loss and caloric deprivation may also contribute to hypogonadotropic hypogonadism among subjects with the wasting syndrome. Hypothalamic and/or pituitary destruction... Read more »
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The Prevalence of Hypogonadism in HIV-Infected Patients Receiving HAART

The prevalence of hypogonadism in HIV-infected patients receiving HAART (Poster Presentation TuPeB3180) Authored by M. Desyatnik, A. Baaj, A. Fisher (United States) In this study we did a retrospective chart review of 88 male patients with... Read more »
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 »
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Upcoming Research Study

Posted by thehennegroup
Hello, my name is Samuel Foster 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... Read more »

Hey Springer

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
In your recent post you've mentioned that fatique as one of your miscellenous symtoms. Would you give a brief description on this condition? Have you tested for anemia or hypogonadism? These are medical conditions that can cause fatique. A CBC... Read more »

Anyone know ?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Anyone know what factor drive VL? My ARS is kicking my but, which makes me wonder what number will look like Read more »

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 »