Male Infertility Correlates with High Cytokine Levels and Presence of IgG, IgA

April 2009
Fertility Weekly;4/27/2009, p4
Academic Journal
The article reports on a study which conducted to examine the seminal spermagglutinating antibodies, sperm head abnormalities, intra-acrosomal proteins, and cytokines in the infertile male members. Included in the study are semen samples of normospermia, asthenospermia, and oligoasthenospermia. The study shows that Infertile men have higher levels of the sperm-agglutinating antibodies, have lower amounts of acrosomal proteins, and have higher cytokine levels compared with fertile men.


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