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Testicular Hypogonadism

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How to gain weight?

Doctor suggested facial injection, and workout at gym possible weight gainer (powder). I need help I am getting so thin, I am on Atripla (MED) I want to gain weight what can I do??????????????
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...used as part of a weight training program. You should have your testosterone levels checked be there is a greater incidence of hypogonadism (testicular failure or insufficiency) in HIV-infected men. Anabolic steroids may be warranted depending on... Read more »

Causes of Hypogonadism

I've been HIV+ for 10 years and until recently was on AZT, Epiver, and Viramune. Currently I am on... Read more »

iatrogenic hypogonadism from anabolic steriods

Could you comment on iatrogenic hypogonadism that follows with the use of anabolic steriods. Are... 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 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... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

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

...anatomic destruction of testicular tissue, and/or medication effects. In our own studies, 65 percent of HIV-infected men with hypogonadism exhibit gonadotropin levels that are either low or inappropriately normal for the degree of hypogonadism.... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

God Breast Ye Merry Gentlemen

...function. So how does this apply to patients who are HIV positive? Well, many HIV-positive individuals have a syndrome called hypogonadism. This condition is associated with increases in production of pituitary gonadotropins (hormones produced by... Read more »
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Upcoming Research Study

Posted by thehennegroup
...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 we can get anyone who might be... Read more »

Halfway to crazy

Posted by raase, 1 Reply
...is a terrific enemy. I cant say i had symptoms, im super sensitive to everything, but the last 2 days i get some moderated testicular and abdominal pain during nights, and strage feel in the armpits and neck. Of course, i read answers of Dr Bob... Read more »

Consulta

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Que relacin existe entre el dolor testicular izquierdo y el vih?. Desde hace das presento un dolor en testiculo izquierdo, esta un poco mas agrandado que el derecho, no presenta Read more »

Joint Pain? AnonOne? Aids2HIV?

Posted by WhatDoIDo, 1 Reply
...do they all come at once? Or can they come seperately. I have had diarrhea for more than a month now, then I started having testicular pain, my neck hurts when I move it a certain way on the side, and now I have a nagging pain in the joint by my... Read more »