TITLE

Hormonal Therapy Restores Spermatogenesis in IHH Men

PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Fertility Weekly;8/9/2004, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on treatment of idiopathic hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism (IHH) by hormonal treatment in case of older patients. Spermatogenesis in older men with IHH was restored by exogenous gonadotropins. Treatment process involves measurement of serum testosterone up to six months to determine optimal dose of treatment, then every three months thereafter. Sperm counts were assessed in every three months. Sexual functions at baseline and after treatment were assessed using a function called, International Index of Erectile Function.
ACCESSION #
14435539

 

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