n Obstetrics and Gynaecology Forum - Literature review : male factor infertility and nutrition : review
|Article Title||Literature review : male factor infertility and nutrition : review|
|© Publisher:||In House Publications|
|Journal||Obstetrics and Gynaecology Forum|
|Publication Date||Feb 2006|
|Pages||16 - 18|
Extracted from text ... Obstetrics & Gynaecology Forum ? February 2006 16 REVIEW O&G Forum 2006;16:16-18 Introduction Approximately 15% of all couples in the Western world are involuntarily childless.1 Fertility depends on both male and female factors and thus infertility cannot be considered and managed in isolation. In 30% of infertile couples a male factor is solely responsible and in another 20% a male and female factor can be identified.2 Infertility is defined as the failure to conceive after a one year period of regular unprotected intercourse with the same partner.3 A man is considered infertile if he has produced two appropriately collected ..
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