hypergonadism


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hy·per·go·nad·ism

 (hī′pər-gō′năd-ĭz′əm, -gŏn′ə-dĭz′əm)
n.
Excessive secretion of gonadal hormones.
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Characterization of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis in estrogen receptor (ER) null mice reveals hypergonadism and endocrine sex reversal in females lacking ER[alpha] but not ERfi Mol Endocrinol 17(6):1039-1053.
The prevalence of risk factors in the Hypergonadism in Males study increased from 52% down to 32% for the following conditions: obesity, diabetes, hypertension, rheumatoid arthritis, hyperlipidemia, osteoporosis, asthma/COPD, prostatic disease/disorder, chronic pain and headaches.
Characterization of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis in estrogen receptor iER) null mice reveals hypergonadism and endocrine sex reversal in females lacking ERa but not ER(3.