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What are Risk Factors for Hypogonadism?

Men with certain health problems also tend to have low testosterone. Some of these are:

  • High blood pressure (about 40 out of 100 also have low testosterone)
  • High cholesterol (about 40 out of 100 also have low testosterone)
  • Diabetes (about 50 out of 100 also have low testosterone)
  • Overweight (about 50 out of 100 also have low testosterone)
  • HIV (about 30 out of 100 also have low testosterone)
  • AIDS (about 50 out of 100 also have low testosterone)
  • Long-term opioid use (almost 75 out of 100 also have low testosterone)