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Testosterone and mortality 

Testosterone and mortality
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Testosterone and mortality
Author(s):

T. Hugh Jones

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199651672.003.0015
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date: 23 November 2020

Low testosterone is associated with an increased risk of early mortality in the majority of population studies.

Low testosterone in some studies is linked to cardiovascular death.

Low testosterone is a strong biomarker of ill health.

Testosterone replacement therapy improves cardiovascular risk factors.

Testosterone replacement in two retrospective studies is associated with improved survival....

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