Patient Comments: Low Testosterone (Low T) - Causes

What was the cause for your low T?

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Low testosterone (Low-T) can occur due to a variety of reasons. In males, Low-T can occur due to damage to the sex organs (for example, orchitis, cancer therapy, injury to the scrotum). Other causes of Low-T include tumors, disease, and structural abnormalities. Obesity can also cause Low-T. Read the entire Doctor's View

Comment from: Existential, 35-44 Male (Patient) Published: April 23

I believe the cause of my low T was years of narcotic pain control.

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