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eunuchoidism

 [u´nŭ-koi-dizm]
hypogonadism in a male; deficiency of the testes or of their secretion, with deficient secondary sex characters.
female eunuchoidism hypogonadism in which the ovaries fail to function at puberty, resulting in infertility, absence of development of secondary sex characteristics, infantile sexual organs, and excessive growth of the long bones.
hypergonadotropic eunuchoidism hypergonadotropic hypogonadism.
hypogonadotropic eunuchoidism hypogonadotropic hypogonadism.

eu·nuch·oid·ism

(yū'nŭ-koyd'izm),
A state in which testes are present but fail to function normally; may be of gonadal or pituitary origin.
Synonym(s): eunuchism (2) , male hypogonadism

eu·nuch·oid·ism

(yū'nŭ-koyd-izm)
A state in which testes are present but fail to function normally; may be of gonadal or pituitary origin.
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