It is the diminution of the
of the testicles and can be due to diverse causes:
Lack of androgen production.
or low production of spermatozoa.
According to the site where the upheaval is carried out, the
or hipergonadotrópico that it
to do badly with
Secondary or hipogonadotrópico, that
in the inadequate operation of the gland hipófisis or hypothalamus.
In some cases the
faults or defects in the organs exist white, which means that the testosterone and its metabolitos are not effective. This defect takes place by
of enzymes 5 -
reductasa and aromatasa, that is the people in
of the conversion of testosterone to Dihidrotestosterona (DHT) and estradiol respectively.
Actually clinical, several questionnaires exist that are used to evaluate the presence signs and symptoms of ADAM. One of used questionnaires more includes the following questions:
had diminution of the libido (
had lack of
had diminution in the force?
4. There is lost stature?
diminution in its capacity to enjoy the life?
6. There are been sad, null and voidable or both?
7. Their erections are less strong?
recent deterioration in its capacity?
9. To duer
to me after having supper?
been deterioration to make its work?
patient responds IF to questions 1 either 7 or to other three questions, she
high probability of having androgénica
, reason why she is suggested to go to the urólogo
and to make blood examinations to determine its levels of testosterone.