Testicular dysfunction in adrenomyeloneuropathy.

@article{Brennemann1997TesticularDI,
  title={Testicular dysfunction in adrenomyeloneuropathy.},
  author={W. Brennemann and Werner K{\"o}hler and S. Zierz and Dietrich Klingm{\"u}ller},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={1997},
  volume={137 1},
  pages={
          34-9
        }
}
Adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) is a disorder due to a disturbance in the peroxisomal beta-oxidation of saturated very long chain fatty acids. It is characterized by symptoms of the nervous as well as the endocrine systems, especially the adrenal cortex and the gonads. We investigated the testicular function in 49 male AMN patients aged 36.2 +/- 1.5 years (range, 18.5-59 years). Twenty-four of these patients were suffering from adrenocortical insufficiency. Twenty-five AMN patients showed… 

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