Ultrasound May Cause Low Sperm Counts In Males

Ultrasound May Cause Low Sperm Counts In Males

Ultrasound technology has now find common use in the field of medicine. Ultrasound equipment is largely being used in various means, including internal and for physical therapy. But new research suggests that the use of ultrasound can also cause low sperm counts in males. A study conducted by researchers from the Department of Pediatrics at […]

Krueger Test Sperm Function

Krueger Test Sperm Function

There are a number of factors to consider when examining the viability of semen and/or sperm. One of them is the shape of the sperm or morphology. Morphology indicates how well the sperm developed in the testicles. The development of sperm in a man’s testicles is called spermatogenesis. A man whose sperm has maturation defect is likely to have problems with sperm morphology, which in turn, significantly decreases the sperm’s chances of fertilizing his partner’s eggs. Sperm analysis methodsThere …

What You Need to Know About Semen Analysis

What You Need to Know About Semen Analysis

Finding out a man’s sperm count and sperm quality is an important information you should know when trying to conceive a child. Problems in sperm count and quality cause almost half of couples to have difficulty conceiving children. Contrary to popular belief, semen analysis is not a fertility test – it’s only one of the tests that explains possible causes of a man’s infertility.What is a semen analysis?A semen analysis, also known as sperm count test, examines the overall health of semen produce…

What is Male Infertility?

What is Male Infertility?

What is infertility?Infertility is the inability to get pregnant after trying for at least 1 year without using birth control. About 15% of couples are infertile.Male infertility is generally diagnosed and could be achieved by physical examination, blood tests, semen analysis and a survey of the man’s medical history. Urologists specializing in male infertility are the people to consult for.Should men be checked for infertility?The physical exam is important for identifying tissues related to ma…