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At what age do your testosterone levels sink?

At what age do your testosterone levels sink?

Any Age: I am finding 20 years olds with low testosterone. It used to be that i did not see this until a man was 50 or older but i now test any man that is having fatigue and difficulty getting and maintaining erections or loss of libido. ...Read more

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How long would one injection of testosterone enanthanate supress natural testosterone levels.. I only took 1 age 16.5?

How long would one injection of testosterone enanthanate supress natural testosterone levels.. I only took 1 age 16.5?

5 half-lives: This question has been asked repeatedly. Please search the HealthTap database for the answer from various doctors. Bottom line, don't do it. And if you already have, don't do it again. ...Read more

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I am 42 y/o male with testosterone level of 375. Low for my age? Reason for concern?

I am 42 y/o male with testosterone level of 375. Low for my age? Reason for concern?

Low testosterone: Also known as hypogonadism, this condition is diagnosed by blood tests to check hormone levels, and should be done first thing in the morning. In my own practice, I do not and would not administer testosterone replacement therapy without first confirming the diagnosis with properly-timed lab tests. ...Read more

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I'm 28 years old male and my testosterone level is 4.52 ng/ml. Is that normal for my age?

I'm 28 years old male and my testosterone level is 4.52 ng/ml. Is that normal for my age?

Yes, but...: Average healthy men have total testosterone level around 400-600 ng/dl or 4-6 ng/ml with a range of 270-1070 ng/dl or 2.7-10.7 ng/ml if tested around 6-10am to reflect its high circadian level. More? Ask doctor or contact www.healthtap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to login. For more on ED, peruse articles listed in http://formefirst.com/eBlogList.html; thereby you can work closer/ better with doc... ...Read more

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How will having only one testicle affect my testosterone levels as I age? Im 32 now.

How will having only one testicle affect my testosterone levels as I age? Im 32 now.

It shouldn't...: Having only one testicle should not effect your testosterone level if you have normal leydig cell function in the remaining testicle. These cells make testosterone (t). Many who have lost a testicle to localized cancer, torsion, or fetal loss do not require supplemental t. But if you have atrophy, damage, or radiation therapy to the remaining testis, you may need to check & supplement with t. ...Read more

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What are the age appropriate total testosterone level for 28 yr male? my value is 245 uu/ml.the refrence is 240-900. Is mine low?

What are the age appropriate  total testosterone  level for 28 yr male? my value is 245 uu/ml.the refrence is 240-900. Is mine low?

LOW T EVAL: Low T Evaluation and diagnosis of cause is critical. At 28 it Is unusal and needs a through workup exam/labs/testiciular US/ and potentially a brain MRI. You will need regular Monitering of testosterone and PSA levels . Follow up with a through PCP and endocrine consult. Low T can cause symptoms of male menopause =ANDROPAUSE. Including anxiety/depression/insomnia/dry eyes . ...Read more

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Is testosterone level - 4,3 ng/ml (ref. 2,5 — 10,3) concidered average or low? I'm 28 years old. What T level at this age should have a healthy man?

Whats normal: As you can see the normal range for testosterone is quite broad. Typically T levels are highest at 8am in the morning and that is the proper time for it to be checked. This is due to normal hormonal circadian rhythm. As long as the T level is within the normal range it is typically normal. Symptoms consistent with low t level include decreased sex drive, decreased morning erections and ED. ...Read more

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Can low testosterone level s be increased in young men of age around 20 or medicines are to be taken throughout life? Will i be normal again ever?

Can low testosterone level s be increased in young men of age around 20 or medicines are to be taken throughout life? Will i be normal again ever?

Levels: It is important that testosterone levels be assessed on 2 separate occasions early in the morning. Treatment will depend on those levels. Testosterone replacement is not without its risks, with fertility being a serious concern in a young man. A visit with a doctor familiar with trt and male fertility is recommended. ...Read more

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