Tag: male fertility


Cryptorchidism and fertility

Cryptorchidism or hidden testicle consists of no descending testicle or testicles to scrotal bag, where they should be located at birth. The descent occurs normally in the first year of life, if not, it is corrected with surgery.

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Male fertility

Male reproductive system

It is measured by the reproductive potential of the man. It encompasses the testicle’s ability to produce quality sperm capable of fertilizing the egg and the man’s ability to copulate.

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Marijuana and male infertility

Marijuana effects on fertility

Marijuana can be a cause of infertility because it contributes to a decrease in sperm energy. Spermatozoids need this energy to be able to reach the egg and fertilize it.

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Spermatozoa test at home

Sperm parameters

In the USA spermatozoa test can be purchased, which can be performed at home. This way the man can have an idea about his fertility state, without turning to the assisted reproduction clinic.

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Male fertility test

Male spermatic quality

The sperm analysis is extremely useful when it comes to recommending any fertility treatment, but, what is studied with these analyses?

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Achieving pregnancy with varicocele

Varicocele and infertility

The term varicocele is used to refer to the dilation of the vessels of the spermatic cord (that irrigate the testicle), and is produced when the valves of these veins prevent the blood from flowing correctly, provoking an increase in the temperature, which is harmful for the process of spermatogenesis (spermatozoa formation), and that results […]

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Definition of fertility

Fertility is defined as the reproductive capacity to have offspring. Therefore, it is necessary that both members of the couple have reproductive potential in order to get a pregnancy.

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