Clinical studies in andrology and related hormonal studies


G. T'Sjoen, J.M. Kaufman

Scientific collaborators
A. Mahmoud

  • effects of hormonal treatments in transsexualism:
    ongoing studies on sexual interest, on the different effects of hormonal treatment, on bone metabolism and long-term follow-up studies of the outcome of cross-gender hormonal treatments in transsexuals.
  • role of genetic polymorphisms and environment on male (hormonal and semen) reproductive parameters.
  • hormonal determinants of risk taking behaviour and of sexual behaviour.
  • Primary treatment of Cushing syndrome and acromegaly with long acting somatostatin analogues.


  • Gender Team UGent University Hospital
  • Dept of Sexology
  • Dept of Sociology