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... will make your testicles shrink is that the hypothalmus in your brain will sense the T is high enough and it will reduce the amount of LH sent to the testicles to stimulate them to make T. With no stimulation the testicles will shrink.....just like a muscle that is not used will shrink. ... (8 replies)
... As to the T, I think your doctor needs to make an attempt to find out why it is low rather than just giving you T shots. Low T can be caused by many things some of which could be serious if ignored. ... (5 replies)
... JustDave, as the others have said, using exogenous T will cause your own production to stop. This is why the testicles will shrink for most men. They are not doing anything any more, kind of like your muscles will shrink if you stop exercising them. ... (3 replies)

... hypogonadism. To do this test total T, LH, FSH, SHBG all at the same time. For primary LH and FSH will be high even though T is low. The brain is telling the testicles to make more T but they can't. ... (7 replies)
Low testesterone
Oct 9, 2006
... Be careful here for sure. You need to find out why your testosterone is low. Just replacing it may not be the right choice. Here is a quick description of how the body works. ... (11 replies)
... I'm on the same page as you which is why I asked him. Perhaps after my 1st saliva I will know more. ... (13 replies)
... tive search online learning, reading comments, about androgel, testostrone, TRT hormone therapy,and related health topics from varies sources. A ton of info here and many thxs to all who contributed. lots of intersting things are spoke of on the body builders steroid user forums all 3... ... (8 replies)
... ou are going through. I'm 44 now but started having varicocele issues when I was in my late 20's. I had surgery on the left side, when the pain became unbearable and 2 years later had surgery on both sides. ... (1 replies)
... Yes your T levels are too low even though they are in the "normal" range. OC9 is right, the ranges include all men of all ages and health conditions. ... (8 replies)
... Hopefully stopping the Vytorin will solve your problem. If not you need to have additional blood work done to see why your T is low. You need to test total T, LH. FSH, prolactin, estradiol, total estrogen, vitamin D, and TSH to start with. ... (12 replies)
... was to put me on androgel. In retrospect I wish I had not done that so quick but I was anxious for a resolution. I suggest you have your doctor first look into why you LH is low. ... (92 replies)
... You need to determine why your T level is so low. That is very low especially for your age. You need to test LH, FSH, TSH, estradiol, total estrogen and vitamin D along with total and free T to start with. From these tests you will be able to tell if you suffer from primary or secondary hypogonadism. ... (3 replies)
... range and he says this is fine but I am still exhausted. I can only work for 6 hours a day then I get worn out. I am not making often to live off of. ... (10 replies)
Low T results
Aug 23, 2007
... It would help if you could get copies of your lab work and post the numbers and units. Doctors do all kinds of crazy things when treating low T. ... (3 replies)
... You really need to find out why you have low T before you know how to treat it correctly. ... (30 replies)
... Yes your testicles will shrink when on T replacement. For some they get down to the size of peanut or smaller eventually. You may or may not be able to recover from this. ... (9 replies)
... I'll take a stab at this, and maybe Harfarmer can add to it. ... (29 replies)
... o glad you are finding this all out now instead of years from now like what happened to me. Here is a quick primer on testosterone replacement. The hypothalmus and pituitary in your brain have receptors that sense how much testosterone you have. If its too low then they are supposed to send out more LH to increase it. ... (14 replies)
... But really, he needs a full workup to determine why his T is low. Its only marginally low but since he feels bad with this level he needs to figure it out. ... (30 replies)
... The boobs probably won't go a way but may shrink some if you get proper treatment. 200 mg every 2 weeks is way too much T and not often enough. You are on a T rollercoaster. The spikes in T every 2 weeks cause a big spike in estradiol and estrogen. ... (4 replies)

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