• varicocele
  • Male infertility is due to low sperm production,misshapen or immobile sperm, varicocele or blockages that prevent the delivery of sperm.Illnesses,injuries,chronic health problems,problems with erection and ejaculation,hormonal problems,genetic problem,lifestyle choices and other factors like environmental toxins and radiation can play a role in causing male infertility. (edoctoronline.com)
  • Hormone
  • Hormone Disorders Save in the case of a hormone deficit, hormone therapy in the male generally has disappointing results. (indiaparenting.com)
  • A weak male hormone, mesterolone is frequently prescribed to men with oligospermia, but here too the results are poor. (indiaparenting.com)
  • A testosterone level test provides information on whether or not the testes are producing adequate amounts of the male hormone, namely, testosterone. (drmalpani.com)
  • chromosomal abnormality
  • Although this study does not conclusively prove a link between folate and chromosomal abnormality, Dr. Eskenazi advises men who are thinking of becoming fathers to increase their folate intake, perhaps with a supplement or a multivitamin containing folate. (nyhq.org)
  • genetic
  • Thus, an appropriate male evaluation may allow the couple to better understand the basis of their infertility and to obtain genetic counseling when appropriate. (auanet.org)
  • testes
  • There are many causes for oligospermia including: Pre-testicular factors refer to conditions that impede adequate support of the testes and include situations of poor hormonal support and poor general health including: Hypogonadism due to various causes Drugs, alcohol, smoking Strenuous riding (bicycle riding, horseback riding) Medications, including androgens. (wikipedia.org)
  • And, for the post-pubescent, the virus can go for the endocrine glands - the mammary glands and the ovaries in women, and the testes in men. (infertilityhomoeopathy.com)
  • normal sperm
  • Dr. Grifo notes that rates of abnormal sperm seen in the Berkeley study were four to six per 1,000, which means that men with poor nutrition still had more than 99 percent normal sperm. (nyhq.org)
  • chromosome
  • Among the 433 infertile patients, 57(33%) exhibited a numerical sex chromosome abnormality, including 49 (11.3%) subjects with typical Klinefelter syndrome, 4 (2.95%) ones with structural sex chromosome and 11 (4.4%) ones with the autosomal chromosome abnormality. (medcraveonline.com)
  • We saw an association between [male] folate intake and how many abnormal sperm there were, in terms of the chromosome number for these three different chromosomes," says Dr. Eskenazi. (nyhq.org)
  • Men with an extra X sex chromosome, known as Klinefelter syndrome, often do not produce sperm or produce very low quantities of sperm. (columbiaurology.org)