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How common is primary hypogonadism?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

The total number of people affected by primary hypogonadism is unclear. It has been proposed that the condition is underdiagnosed. No hard numbers exist, although it is thought that, for example one to two percent of all male infertility cases can be linked to hypogonadism.

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