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What are the treatment options for acquired hypogonadism?

Acquired hypogonadism is treated with hormone replacement therapy. This simply means that supplements of the lacking hormone are taken through a pill, injection, a patch, or a gel to boost levels back to normal. Surgery and radiation therapy are sometimes used to supplement hormone replacement therapy.

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