Low Testosterone Associated With Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome Contributes to Sexual Dysfunction and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Men With Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes Care. 2011 Jul;34(7):1669-75. doi: 10.2337/dc10-2339.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Cardiovascular Diseases / etiology*
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / blood
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / complications*
  • Erectile Dysfunction / etiology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Metabolic Syndrome / blood
  • Metabolic Syndrome / complications*
  • Obesity / blood
  • Obesity / complications*
  • Risk
  • Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin / metabolism
  • Sexual Dysfunction, Physiological / drug therapy
  • Sexual Dysfunction, Physiological / etiology*
  • Testosterone / blood*
  • Testosterone / therapeutic use

Substances

  • Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin
  • Testosterone