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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Kallmann syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Kallmann's syndrome
  • Anosmic hypogonadism
  • Anosmic idiopathic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
  • Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and anosmia
  • Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism-anosmia syndrome
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  • My doctor just told me that I may have Kallmann syndrome. He is not completely sure because I have complete physical development. I am a woman. I am 35 years old and I never had a menstrual cycle. I recently did a blood test and the results say I already went through menopause. I have been struggling my whole life with the symptoms and I would love to learn more. Click here for answer

  • My boyfriend has Kallmann syndrome but won't let me come to the doctor with him to ask questions. He told me that it is possible for him to have children if he takes a certain medicine for a while before trying. Can our children get Kallmann syndrome? Will it create more of a chance of birth defects or autism or anything? Click here for answer

  • Is it possible for me to have kids if I have Kallmann syndrome? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Kallmann's syndrome
  • Anosmic hypogonadism
  • Anosmic idiopathic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
  • Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and anosmia
  • Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism-anosmia syndrome
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.