Effects of transdermal testosterone gel or an aromatase inhibitor on serum concentration and pulsatility of growth hormone in older men with age-related low testosterone.
- Jenny Pena Dias,
- Johannes D Veldhuis,
- Olga Carlson,
- Michelle Shardell,
- Chee W Chia,
- Denise Melvin,
- Josephine M Egan,
- Shehzad Basaria
Metabolism 2017 Apr 19;69:143-147. Epub 2017 Jan 19.
Section on Men's Health, Aging and Metabolism, Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States, 02115. Electronic address:
Growth hormone is the major regulator of growth and body composition. Pulsatile GH secretion declines exponentially with age. Testosterone replacement is being increasingly offered to older men with age-related low testosterone. Read More