Mobile phone use may have several detrimental effects on male fertility. These include:
- Alteration of sperm parameters and poorer semen quality.
- Increased sperm DNA fragmentation.
- Decrease in testosterone levels, which could affect the correct development of spermatogenesis.
However, these negative effects of mobile devices on male fertility need to be confirmed by well-designed studies.
By Elena Santiago Romero M.D. (gynecologist), Sergio Rogel Cayetano M.D. (gynecologist), Silvia Azaña Gutiérrez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and inviTRA Staff.
Last Update: 01/02/2023