noun. incompetence of the gonads (especially in the male with low testosterone); results in deficient development of secondary sex characteristics and (in prepubertal males) a body with long legs and a short trunk.
- Kallman's syndrome
- -ism (English)
- gonad (English)
- γονή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- hypo- (English)
- ὑπο- (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Example sentences of the word hypogonadism
1. Noun, singular or mass
If you think you suffer from hypogonadism, speak with your doctor for a proper diagnosis and treatment plan 2.