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Why is testosterone low? Is it due to hypogonadism ? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 28-May-2013
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User:Whom am i chatting with
Doctor:You were chatting with me
User:sorry i forgot one more question
User:what is the reason for a low free TT...
User:since it came all of a sudden even when am exercising well and am overall fit and fine
Doctor:Generally the levels of testosterone reduces with age
Doctor:after 30 yrs
User:but am only 36!
User:not at this age! ...i mean probably that age wud come :)
Doctor:There are other reasons as well which your doctor only can comment on
User:like what..
User:i mean just what could be
Doctor:Hypogonadism is one important reason
User:whats that?
Doctor:the testis is not producing enough of the hormone
User:ok and why wud that be so
Doctor:The reasons are unknown
Doctor:for such low production
Doctor:The secondary reason is aging as I said
User:ok got it..thanks, no other question
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