Hormonal and Anthropometric Predictors of Bone Mass in Healthy Elderly Men: Major Effect of Sex Hormone Binding Globulin, Parathyroid Hormone and Body Weight


Osteoporosis in men is a significant health problem, and factors associated with bone mass are being investigated. Although osteoporosis is a typical feature of hypogonadism, the influence of testosterone levels and other hormonal factors on bone mass of eugonadal males is unknown. Our aim was to identify several anthropometric and hormonal predictors that… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s001980170127

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