Testicular responsiveness to long-term administration of hCG and hMG in patients with hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism.

@article{Okuyama1986TesticularRT,
  title={Testicular responsiveness to long-term administration of hCG and hMG in patients with hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism.},
  author={Akihiko Okuyama and Masaharu Nakamura and Mikio Namiki and Toshihiro Aono and Keishi Matsumoto and Maki Utsunomiya and Toshiaki Yoshioka and Harumi Itoh and Hiroaki Itatani and Shutaro Mizutani},
  journal={Hormone research},
  year={1986},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={21-30}
}
Steroidogenic responsiveness and amelioration of sperm number and motility following long-term intramuscular hCG and hMG administration were evaluated in 18 males with hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism (HH). The patients consisted of 13 patients with isolated gonadotrophin deficiency (IGD) and 5 patients hypophysectomized at an early or middle pubertal period. Basal serum levels of testosterone and 17 beta-estradiol were within prepubertal range in all patients before the treatment. Serum… CONTINUE READING
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