azoospermia

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azoospermia

(eɪˌzəʊəˈspɜːmɪə)
n
(Pathology) pathol absence of spermatozoa in the semen
aˌzooˈspermic adj
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2) Testicular failure or non-obstructive azoospermia (49%-93% of men with azoospermia); or a) While the term testicular failure would seem to indicate a complete absence of spermatogenesis, men with testicular failure actually have either reduced spermatogenesis, maturation arrest or a complete failure of spermatogenesis noted with Sertoli-cell only syndrome.
Objective: The project ANDROTEST aims at the development of a non-invasive point-of-care device for the differential diagnosis ofobstructive and non-obstructive azoospermia (medical condition of a man not having any measurable level of sperm in hissemen) in male infertility cases.
Azoospermia can be either obstructive azoo-spermia (OA) or non-obstructive azoospermia (NOA).
The aim of this study was to evaluate the frequency of AZF deletions among Iranian infertile men with idiopathic non-obstructive azoospermia using multiplex polymerase chain reaction (M-PCR).
Sertoli cell-only pattern (SCO) does not always cause elevated FSH: impact on sperm retrieval results in non-obstructive azoospermia (NOA).
Instead, the study found that MR Spectroscopy--a simple metabolic scan that combines the use of 1H Spectroscopy with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)--can be used to determine the likelihood of finding sperm in men with non-obstructive azoospermia (NOA).
The role of varicocele treatment in the management of non-obstructive azoospermia.
In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF), Intra-cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI), Donor insemination in following conditions obstructive azoospermia, non-obstructive azoospermia, severe deficits in semen quality in couples who do not wish to undergo ICSI, where there is a high risk of transmitting a genetic disorder to the offspring, where there is a high risk of transmitting infectious disease to the offspring or woman from the man, Blood borne viruses (ICSI and sperm washing), as per NICE guidance (section 1.
Reproductive medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, infertility, andrology, and other specialists from the US, Europe, and Middle East cover physiology; aspects of infertility, including disorders of ovulation, male factors, endometriosis-associated infertility, unexplained infertility, and emotional factors; and assisted reproductive technology, including insemination, intracytoplasmic sperm injection, treatment of severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, cryopreservation, preimplantation genetic diagnosis, molecular biology, fertility preservation in female cancer patients, non-obstructive azoospermia, the role of fibroids, IVF in transplant and cardiac patients, and religious aspects associated with Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
The frequency of somatic chromosomal abnormalities in infertile men varies from 3%-19%: that is 3% in the cases of mild infertility and 19% in men with non-obstructive azoospermia (NOA).
Ten patients, aged 29 to 46 yr (mean [+ or -] SD), and presenting with non-obstructive azoospermia or extreme oligozoospermia (Table I) were included in this study.
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