A 37-year-old member asked:
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if i have hypogonadism, is it too late to start treatment for puberty?

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Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
41 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
It is never too late: No matter what age you can start at any age, some have said though that response might not be as dramatic as when you treat during the typical age of puberty.
Answered on Oct 3, 2013
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Dr. Samuel Freedman
8 years experience Pediatrics
Hypogonadism: It's really never"too late" to treat low gonadal hormones. These can be replaced as an adult.
Answered on Jan 1, 2014
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Hypogonadism: At 25 you need to find out why you are hypo-gonadic. The underlying cause must be determined and tat needs to be treated.
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Depends: Testosterone for men estrogen+ Progesterone for women.
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