In-depth

Causes

Male hypogonadism

Male hypogonadism (testosterone deficiency) affects the development of male physical characteristics, sex drive, fertility and sense of well-being. Treatment may involve testosterone replacement therapy.

Complications

Scoliosis

Scoliosis is an abnormal curvature of the spine. Most cases are mild, but severe cases may require treatment with braces or surgery.

Tests and diagnosis

Genetic testing

Genetic testing is used to detect altered genes that may cause illness or disease. Although genetic testing can offer important health information, it has limitations.

Apr. 17, 2014