• fertility
  • those that decrease sperm motility such as sulfasalazine and nitrofurantoin Genetic abnormalities such as a Robertsonian translocation There is increasing evidence that the harmful products of tobacco smoking may damage the testicles and kill sperm, but their effect on male fertility is not clear. (wikipedia.org)
  • IUI,IVF,ICSI and Male Fertility Issues. (edoctoronline.com)
  • Male fertility requires normal sperm production and sperm transport, and adequate sexual performance, functions that require normal levels of testosterone. (acupuncture.org.uk)
  • U. urealyticum and M. genitalium infection could possibly impair male fertility potential through promoting sperm DNA damage. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The exact mechanisms that genitourinary pathogens affecting male fertility potential remains unknown. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The observation that no medication is approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration for treatment of male infertility confirms the conclusion that adequate controlled studies of potential therapeutic agents are either lacking or failed to elicit a significant improvement in fertility. (pulsemed.org)
  • Lack
  • Your doctor is likely to use ICSI if you have very poor semen quality or lack of sperm in the semen caused by an obstruction or testicular failure. (babyboonivf.com)
  • The men who are diagnosed with aspermia are usually able to reach and experience orgasm , but there is a complete lack of semen during ejaculation. (performanceinsiders.com)
  • Recent advances in medical therapies for erectile dysfunction has raised public awareness of the condition, however many men shy away from conventional therapies due to concerns of side effects and lack of efficacy. (pulsemed.org)
  • 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)
  • severe
  • A common single-nucleotide polymorphism of BRCA2 is associated with severe oligospermia. (wikipedia.org)
  • This operative procedure is relatively invasive, has some severe complications, and has led to natural pregnancies of their partners in approximately 20% of affected men. (wikipedia.org)
  • relatively
  • Men with relatively low levels of folate had increased risks for sperm containing either too few or too many chromosomes, according to researchers. (nyhq.org)
  • normal
  • It is present in 15% of normal men and in about 40% of infertile men. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)