Low testosterone treatment and steroid drug testing

Patient

Q: I work an employer that test for anabolic steroids and illegal drugs, and have recently been diagnosed with low testosterone. They suggested I start a treatment of testosterone injections or creams. Would these treatments affect the steroid drug testing?

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