Testosterone replacement therapy in older adult men.

@article{Tenover1999TestosteroneRT,
  title={Testosterone replacement therapy in older adult men.},
  author={Joyce L Tenover},
  journal={International journal of andrology},
  year={1999},
  volume={22 5},
  pages={
          300-6
        }
}
  • J. Tenover
  • Published 1 October 1999
  • Medicine
  • International journal of andrology
Serum testosterone levels decline slowly with normal ageing in men and, although all men are not destined to become hypogonadal as they age, the prevalence of androgen deficiency in the older male is not insignificant. Over the past several decades, there has been an increasing interest in evaluating whether testosterone therapy (male HRT) might be beneficial for certain older men in preventing or reversing some aspects of ageing. The major androgen target organs of interest with regard to… 
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