Hypogonadism refers to a condition in which the body does not produce enough testosterone due to impaired function of the gonads (testes or ovaries). This can occur due to disease or damage to the gonads or pituitary gland.
Symptoms of hypogonadism differ depending on age of onset but may include:

Causes of primary hypogonadism where the gonads do not function properly include:

Causes of secondary hypogonadism where the pituitary fails to signal gonads:

Diagnosis involves blood tests measuring total and free testosterone levels. Levels that are below normal range indicate hypogonadism.

Treatment depends on the underlying cause but may involve:

The specialists at Hormone Harmony Clinic offer individualized testosterone replacement plans to help men with low T recover strength, confidence and vitality. Their experienced physicians and staff provide compassionate care.

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