Testosterone therapy in hypogonadal men results in sustained and clinically meaningful weight loss

@inproceedings{Yassin2013TestosteroneTI,
  title={Testosterone therapy in hypogonadal men results in sustained and clinically meaningful weight loss},
  author={Ali Yassin and Gheorghe Doros},
  booktitle={Clinical obesity},
  year={2013}
}
WHAT IS ALREADY KNOWN ABOUT THIS SUBJECT Hypogonadism is associated with increased fat mass and reduced muscle mass, which contributes to obesity and health risks, such as cardiovascular disease.Testosterone treatment of hypogonadal men improves muscle mass and reduces fat mass; however, many of these studies are of short duration.Thus, the long-term effects of testosterone on body anthropometry are not known. WHAT THIS STUDY ADDS Long-term testosterone treatment of hypogonadal men, up to 5… CONTINUE READING

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