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Male menopause

10/26/2006

Question:

I am trying to find a local source concerning male menopause and HRT. Your site only talks about female

Answer:

There is no male menopause.  Some groups talk about "andropause", but there is no abrupt decline in male hormones the way there is for women at menopause.  The androgens decline more gradually.

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Response by:

Margery   Gass, MD Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati