Aspects of androgen replacement therapy for the treatment of hypogonadism in men with diabetes and metabolic syndrome.

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The article presents the results of studies of efficacy and safety of androgen therapy for hypogonadism, metabolic syndrome and type 2
diabetes mellitus in men. In the study was used testosterone undecanoate therapy which causes reduction of obesity, a decrease in the
severity of the other components of the metabolic syndrome, improving glycemic profile without significant side effects. Nevertheless,
this therapy requires monitoring and management for risk factors.

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Endocrinology Research Centre

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Russian Federation д.м.н., ведущий научный сотрудник отделения андрологии и урологии

Endocrinology Research Centre


Russian Federation endocrinologist


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