Anatomy and Physiology of Androgen Regulation in Men.- Development of the Male Reproductive System.- Epidemiology and Diagnosis of Hypogonadism.- Testosterone and Sexual Function.- Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men.- Hypogonadism and Prostate Cancer: To Treat or Not To Treat.- Testosterone and Male Infertility.- Specific Endocrinopathies and Male Infertility.
Clinical Urologic Endocrinology: Principles for Men's Health provides an organized, accessible reference on men's endocrinological health.
Over 30 million men in the US alone suffer from erectile dysfunction and over 13 million men in the US suffer from hypogonadism (low testosterone). One out of seven couples also suffer from subfertility of which 50-60% have male factor involvement. More and more men are coming forward to seek treatment for such issues, which in the past were considered taboo and there is a strong need for a book which provides guidance for practitioners who support men in their reproductive and sexual concerns. This book covers in depth the key issues in male reproductive health in one easy-to-use resource.
Clinical Urologic Endocrinology: Principles for Men's Health is a valuable reference for urologists, endocrinologists, internal medicine physicians, family medicine physicians, sex therapists, and allied health professionals providing care for men in the areas of sexual health, fertility, and men's endocrinological health.
This user-friendly reference book addresses controversial topics in clinical practice and assists with difficult clinical decisions This book helps the reader understand the physiological pathways of the hypogonadal-pituitary-gonadal axis through the use schematic diagrams This book demonstrates surgical techniques for treatments such as varicocelectomy and insertion of subcutaneous testosterone pellets