Medical Dictionary

hypogonadism

noun hy·po·go·nad·ism \ -ˈgō-ˌnad-ˌiz-əm \

medical Definition of hypogonadism

1 : functional incompetence of the gonads especially in the male with subnormal or impaired production of hormones and germ cells
2 : an abnormal condition (as Klinefelter's syndrome) involving gonadal incompetence

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