What is the role of testicular tissue testing in the workup of hypogonadism?

Updated: Apr 03, 2019
  • Author: Maria G Vogiatzi, MD; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Testicular tissue testing: If testes are not palpable and whether any testicular tissue is present is unclear, administering human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) and measuring testosterone response may be helpful.


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