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Causes of androgen deficiency Some of the causes of androgen deficiency include conditions affecting the: testes — medical problems that affect the testes can stop them from making enough testosterone.
Not useful for the investigation of male hypogonadism as this is an adrenal steroid. Psychoneuroendocrinology 17 — [ PubMed ] [ Google Scholar ]. Cyproterone acetate is an antiandrogen and progestin which is used in the treatment of numerous androgen-dependent conditions and is also used as a progestogen in birth control pills.
Investigation of oligospermia or azoospermia.