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Andrology pp 339-364 | Cite as

Testicular Dysfunction in Systemic Diseases

  • Gideon A. SartoriusEmail author
  • David J. Handelsman

Abstract

Men value highly their reproductive health as part of a full life. Consequently its preservation is an essential consideration in medical care and dissatisfaction can be anticipated should the focus on the presenting disease and its treatment neglect the often unstated, but nevertheless deeply felt, men's expectations that they retain full reproductive functions.

Keywords

Erectile Dysfunction Testosterone Level Familial Mediterranean Fever Testosterone Replacement Therapy Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University Women's Hospital BaselBaselSwitzerland
  2. 2.ANZAC Research Institute & Department of Andrology, Concord HospitalUniversity of SydneySydneyAustralia

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