Pituitary-testicular and pituitary-thyroid axes in spinal cord-injured males.

  title={Pituitary-testicular and pituitary-thyroid axes in spinal cord-injured males.},
  author={T S Huang and Y. H. Wang and H S Chiang and Y N Lien},
  journal={Metabolism: clinical and experimental},
  volume={42 4},
Thirty spinal cord-injured (SCI) males were studied for evaluation of their pituitary-testicular and pituitary-thyroid axes using combined luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) and thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH) tests and electroejaculated semen analyses. Thirty age-matched normal male volunteers served as controls. There were four subjects with low serum triiodothyronine (T3) levels, one with elevated serum follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) level, eight with elevated serum… CONTINUE READING


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