Which conditions are associated with Kennedy disease (KD)?

Updated: Sep 30, 2019
  • Author: Paul E Barkhaus, MD, FAAN, FAANEM; Chief Editor: Nicholas Lorenzo, MD, MHA, CPE  more...
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Other conditions associated with KD include the following:

  • Lipid disorders

    • Type II hyperlipoproteinemia

    • Type IV hyperlipoproteinemia

    • Hypobetalipoproteinemia

  • Endocrinopathy

    • Testicular atrophy

    • Oligospermia or azoospermia secondary to testicular atrophy

    • Gynecomastia

    • Diabetes mellitus

    • Elevated serum estradiol and gonadotropin

    • Pituitary microadenoma rare


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