The most relevant forms of secondary hypogonadism are prolactinemia
, which has several etiologies and thus a variable prevalence, and Kallmann syndrome, which affects 1 in 10 000.
1998) or dopaminergic receptor antagonists that cause prolactinemia
in female rats (Lotz and Krause 1978; Lucas et al.
When comparing prolactinemia
, GH, and DHEAS in the BD patients, the median values for PRL and GH were significantly higher in both the male and female patients with ocular involvement.
and Severe Vitamin D Deficiency and Hypocalcemia in a Vegan
The immunoassays used to determine prolactinemia
react variously with macroprolactin (5).