Thyroid and sex

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Sexual medicine specialists should be aware of the links between thyroid disease and sexual problems, especially since treatment of thyroid disorders often improves sexual function, researchers say. The study, published in July as an article in press for Sexual Medicine Reviews , discussed sexual dysfunction in the context of two thyroid disorders:. For their review, the researchers examined 12 studies that discussed thyroid disease and sexual dysfunction in both males and females. Erectile dysfunction ED and ejaculatory disorders were common problems for men with both types of thyroid disease.

Sexual disorders and an underactive thyroid

Sexual Dysfunction and Thyroid Disease

Summaries for the Public from recent articles in Clinical Thyroidology. Even fewer studies have looked at the effect of thyroid disorders on sexual function. Only a single small study has examined the effect of nodular goiter on sexual function. This study examined how common impaired sex life was noted in a survey of patients with thyroid disorders.

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In an effort to determine the constellation of factors responsible for sexual dysfunction, the effect of thyroid hormone derangements has been of recent interest. To investigate the associations between thyroid hormones and sexual dysfunction in women and men. Review of the literature examining effects of hypo- and hyperthyroidism on sexual function.