Drugs Information Online
Drugs and diseases reference index

Drugs and diseases reference index
Search
EN

Definition of «Hypogonadism»

Hypogonadism: A condition in which decreased production of gonadal hormones leads to below-normal function of the gonads and to retardation of sexual growth and development. (The gonads are the ovaries and testes and the hormones they normally produce include estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone.)

For More Information «Hypogonadism»

  • hypogonadism: Definition from Answers.com

    Library > Literature & Language > Dictionary ( hī ' pō-gō ' năd-ĭz ' əm, -gŏn ' ə-dĭz ' əm ) n. Inadequate functioning of the testes or ovaries as ...

  • Male hypogonadism - MayoClinic.com

    Male hypogonadism — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms and treatment of testosterone deficiency.

  • Hypogonadism: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

    Hypogonadism is when the sex glands produce little or no hormones. In men, these glands (gonads) are the testes; in women, they are the ovaries. Causes The ...

  • Hypogonadism

    Hypogonadism manifests differently in males and in females before and after the onset of puberty.If onset is in prepubertal males and testosterone replacement ...

  • Hypogonadism - PubMed Health - National Center for ...

    Hypogonadism is when the sex glands produce little or no hormones. In men, these glands (gonads) are the testes; in women, they are the ovaries.

Comment «Hypogonadism»