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Testosterone replacement therapy for male hypogonadism, when testosterone deficiency has been confirmed by clinical features and biochemical tests.

Examples of hypogonadal disorder are:

after castration;

eunuchoidism;

hypopituitarism;

endocrine impotence;

male climacteric symptoms like decreased libido and decreased mental and physical activity;

certain types of infertility due to disorders of spermatogenesis

Testosterone therapy may also be indicated in osteoporosis due to androgenic deficiency.

 

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