How is the risk for osteoporosis managed in hypogonadism?

Updated: Apr 03, 2019
  • Author: Maria G Vogiatzi, MD; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Osteoporosis has an earlier onset in individuals with hypogonadism; hence, bone mineral density should be compared with age-matched normative standards, and followed longitudinally. Prescribe treatment using appropriate therapeutic interventions.


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