[The influence of cigarette smoking on sperm quality of male smokers and nonsmokers in infertile couples].

@article{TaszarekH2005TheIO,
  title={[The influence of cigarette smoking on sperm quality of male smokers and nonsmokers in infertile couples].},
  author={Grazyna Taszarek-H and Magdalena Depa-Martyn{\'o}w and Krzysztof Janusz Derwich and Leszek A Pawelczyk and Piotr Jedrzejczak},
  journal={Przeglad lekarski},
  year={2005},
  volume={62 10},
  pages={
          978-81
        }
}
In this prospective study we investigated different semen parameters of infertile smokers with a history of cigarette smoking. 27 infertile men who smoked cigarettes, 79 infertile men who were nonsmokers and 82 healthy nonsmoking donors were evaluated. Smokers had significantly less spermatozoa with motility grade B (9.37% versus 11.9%, p<0.05), decreased results of hypoosmotic swelling test (46.39% versus 52.11%, p<0.05) than nonsmokers infertile men. The concentration of leukocytes in semen… CONTINUE READING