Acute effects of interferon-alpha administration on testosterone concentrations in healthy men.

@article{Corssmit2000AcuteEO,
  title={Acute effects of interferon-alpha administration on testosterone concentrations in healthy men.},
  author={Eleonora P. M. Corssmit and Erik Endert and Hans P. Sauerwein and Johannes Anthonius Romijn},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2000},
  volume={143 3},
  pages={
          371-4
        }
}
  • Eleonora P. M. Corssmit, Erik Endert, +1 author Johannes Anthonius Romijn
  • Published in
    European journal of…
    2000
  • Medicine
  • OBJECTIVE Recombinant human interferon alpha (rhIFN-alpha) is used therapeutically in malignant disorders and chronic hepatitis. The present study was assessed to study the effects of rhIFN-alpha on the hypothalamic-pituitary-testicular (HPT) axis. DESIGN AND METHODS We performed a saline-controlled cross-over study in six healthy men, sequentially measuring the serum concentrations of gonadotropins, testosterone, the free androgen index (FAI) and sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) after a… CONTINUE READING

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