Hypogonadism explained

for men with testosterone deficiency.

What is hypogonadism?

Hypogonadism is the medical term for testosterone deficiency and simply means having a very low testosterone level. It happens when the testes do not function normally or when internal hormone production is out of balance. Low testosterone can occur in men of any age. However, there is a progressive decline in testosterone levels as men age.

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Do you have symptoms
of low testosterone?

Try out our four helpful tests that will make it easier for you to evaluate your symptoms and assess your risk of hypogonadism.

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Diagnosis and treatment

Low testosterone can be diagnosed by an assessment of symptoms and a blood test to measure testosterone levels.

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Talk to your doctor

If you think you may be experiencing symptoms of low testosterone, talk to your doctor. With a simple blood test, it is possible to determine your testosterone level and establish whether or not you have low testosterone.

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Already diagnosed? Let's get physical!

We've put together suggestions and guidance that can help you enjoy a more active lifestyle that suits you and compliments your treatment with testosterone therapy. The programme allows you to plan and record your activities and appointment dates, and allows you and your doctor to understand how you are benefiting.

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