Endocrine Disorders: Evaluation and Management

  • Author: Todd T. Brown, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 11/14/16 (What's New)

Summary

  • Wasting may occur in HIV-infected patients despite use of effective ART[Smit 2002; Tang 2005]
  • Men with wasting should be evaluated for hypogonadism and receive testosterone replacement if present
  • Adjunctive therapies include resistance training and nutrition counseling

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