Step by Step: Management of Male Infertility

Series: Step by Step
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- Infertility is believed to affect some 60-80 million couples worldwide. This book is intended to be a practical, accessible guide to male infertility and its treatment. - Incorporates chapters in logical sequence. The first chapter provides on overview of anatomy and reproductive physiology of male, in particular the importance of sperm as related to fertilization. - Includes chapters on the causes of male infertility and the clinical evaluation of the infertile couple, medical surgical management. - Discusses newer drugs currently being used and chapters about techniques of assisted reproduction including intrauterine insemination (IUI), with both husband and donor sperm, intracytoplasm sperm injection (ICSI), alluding to surgical sperm retrieval.