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Hypogonadism: Evaluation

  • John P. Mulhall
  • Peter J. Stahl
  • Doron S. Stember
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Abstract

Hypogonadism (HG), also referred to as testosterone (T) deficiency, refers to a clinical syndrome that results from insufficient serum levels of T to effect adequate action in androgen-sensitive tissues.

Keywords

Luteinizing Hormone Klinefelter Syndrome Testosterone Replacement Therapy Idiopathic Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism Serum Luteinizing Hormone Level 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • John P. Mulhall
    • 1
  • Peter J. Stahl
    • 2
  • Doron S. Stember
    • 3
  1. 1.Sexual and Reprodictive Medicine Program Department of Surgery Division of Urology, Department of SurgeryMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of UrologyColumbia University College of Physicians & SurgeonsNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Department of UrologyBeth Israel Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva UniversityNew YorkUSA

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