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Testosterone replacement therapy 

Testosterone replacement therapy
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Testosterone replacement therapy
Author(s):

Stefan Arver

and Mikael Lehtihet

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199651672.003.0007
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date: 20 October 2020

Hypogonadism is a common disorder causing adverse health effects.

Treatment of hypogonadism is simple and straightforward.

Replacement doses of testosterone normalize serum levels and physiological function.

Treatment options include transdermal, axillary, buccal, oral, and intramuscular depot systems.

Side effects of therapy are rare and risks are limited....

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