Testosterone Concentrations in Diabetic and Nondiabetic Obese Men

  title={Testosterone Concentrations in Diabetic and Nondiabetic Obese Men},
  author={Sandeep Singh Dhindsa and Michael G. Miller and Cecilia L. McWhirter and Donald E Mager and Husam Ghanim and Ajay Chaudhuri and Paresh Dandona},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of subnormal testosterone concentrations in patients with obesity and with type 2 diabetes in a primary care clinic population. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Free testosterone concentrations of 1,849 men (1,451 nondiabetic and 398 diabetic) in the Hypogonadism In Males (HIM) study were analyzed. The HIM study was a U.S.-based cross-sectional study designed to define the prevalence of hypogonadism in men aged >45 years. Free testosterone was measured by… CONTINUE READING


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