In male sterility of endocrine origin, there is an alteration of the sex hormones secreted by the pituitary gland: LH and FSH. When this hormonal secretion is affected, the correct functioning of the testicle will also be affected and, as a consequence, there will be no production of sperm or testosterone.
Endocrine cause in male sterility
By Ana María Segura Paños MD, MSc (andrologist), Emilio Gómez Sánchez BSc, PhD (senior embryologist), Zaira Salvador BSc, MSc (embryologist) and Marie Tusseau (invitra staff).
Last Update: 02/12/2019