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ea0041ep257 | Clinical case reports - Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2016

Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in human immunodeficiency virus infected men: uncommonly low testosterone levels

Coelho Gomes Ana , Maria Aragues Jose , Guerra Silvia , Fernandes Joana , dos Santos Pinheiro Luis , Rui Mascarenhas Mario

Introduction: Hypogonadism is common and occurs prematurely in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected men, being hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (HH) more frequent. However, HH with very low testosterone has not been described. We present three HIV-infected men with severe HH and normal pubertal development.Case report: Three HIV-infected men, with HIV-1 diagnosis at the ages of 22, 34 and 35 years. Two of them had depressive syndrome, one treated wit...