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Default Mechansim of prolactin induced hypogonadism

Prolactin --> ↑LH-receptor--> ↑androgen production by Leydig cell. According to this, if prolactin ultimately increases androgen level, how come prolactin also causes hypogonadism in males? Too much androgen causes male hypogonadism???
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