Hormonal Therapy Restores Spermatogenesis in IHH Men

August 2004
Fertility Weekly;8/9/2004, p8
Academic Journal
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.


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