Leucospermia, also called leucocytopermia, is the appearance of leukocytes in semen at a concentration greater than 1 million per milliliter. The cause of this seminal disease is an infection in the male reproductive tract that must be treated with antibiotics since it can affect spermatogenesis and cause alterations such as oligospermia or teratozoospermia.
Can leucospermia cause teratospermia and male sterility?
By Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 12/21/2021
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Technical University of Valencia (UPV). Biotechnology Degree from the National University of Ireland en Galway (NUIG) and embryologist specializing in Assisted Reproduction, with a Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Reproduction from the University of Valencia (UV) and the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI)