sperm count


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Noun1.sperm count - the number of sperm in an ejaculate; "the sperm count is used as an indicator of male fertility"
count - the total number counted; "a blood count"
2.sperm count - the act of estimating the number of spermatozoa in an ejaculate
counting, enumeration, numeration, count, reckoning, tally - the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order; "the counting continued for several hours"
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sperm count

nSpermienzahl f
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IVI Middle East Fertility Clinic highlighted the importance of consuming nutritious food for male teenagers, following the release of the Harvard University-led study that revealed the negative impact of junk food diet on sperm count.
Author Dr Jorge Chavarro, of Harvard University, said: "You would be surprised to see how sensitive young men are to things that might affect sperm count, a perceived measure of masculinity."
Summary: Washington DC [USA], Feb 25 (ANI): A new study now finds that men with early stage testicular cancer can safely receive one course of chemotherapy or radiotherapy after surgery without it having long-term effect on their sperm count. The study was published in the cancer journal Annals of Oncology.
They expected cannabis to have a detrimental effect on sperm count and fertility.
There could be a non-causal explanation for the association, such as the effect of the male hormone testosterone on both sperm count and risk-taking behaviour such as smoking cannabis.
Here Jonathan, urologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, gives tips on how to boost sperm count and quality.
MONDAY, March 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Low sperm count is associated with poorer measures of cardiometabolic health, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of The Endocrine Society, held from March 17 to 20 in Chicago.
I am a 34-year-old man with Low Sperm Count (Oligospermia) due to my very small testes.
Temporal trends in sperm count: A systematic review and meta-regression analysis.
A little perspective is probably wise - other experts have noted that the Human Reproduction Update findings don't necessarily give the full picture because, for instance, some of the older studies may have been flawed, plus sperm count studies that don't find any significant drops may not always be published, therefore skewing the equation.
Through the study carried out during this period, researchers found that the total sperm count and concentration had significantly dropped within men in the Western region, which includes North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.
It's called "Temporal trends in sperm count: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis", and the authors are working very hard to get the world's attention.