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Descriptor English:   Andropause 
Descriptor Spanish:   Andropausia 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Andropausa 
Synonyms English:   Change of Life, Male  
Tree Number:   G08.686.157.249
G08.686.841.249.249
Definition English:   An endocrine state in men, characterized by a significant decline in the production of TESTOSTERONE; DEHYDROEPIANDROSTERONE; and other hormones such as HUMAN GROWTH HORMONE. Andropause symptoms are related to the lack of androgens including DEPRESSION, sexual dysfunction, and OSTEOPOROSIS. Andropause may also result from hormonal ablation therapy for malignant diseases. 
History Note English:   2005 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
DE drug effects GE genetics
IM immunology PH physiology
RE radiation effects  
Record Number:   38866 
Unique Identifier:   D047649 

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