Male sterility due to testicular factor refers to those alterations that occur and directly affect the testicles. This type of alterations can appear from birth (congenital) as in the case of microdeletions in the AZF zone of the Y chromosome or Klinefelter's syndrome.
Testicular causes of infertility in males
By Andrea Rodrigo B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Gorka Barrenetxea Ziarrusta M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Sara Salgado B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist).
Last Update: 12/30/2021