Prediabetes raises risk of testosterone deficiency in men

10/10/2013 | Renal and Urology News

Taiwanese researchers found men with prediabetes were 49% more likely than their normoglycemic counterparts to develop testosterone deficiency, and those with diabetes had a 50% increased odds of low testosterone. In addition, HbA1C levels between 5.7% and 6.4% were linked to a 46% increased risk of low testosterone compared with HbA1C below that range. The findings appear in PLOS One.

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