Biochemical Studies of Human Semen.∗ II. The Action of Semen on the Human Uterus.

  title={Biochemical Studies of Human Semen.∗ II. The Action of Semen on the Human Uterus.},
  author={Raphael Kurzrok and Charles C. Lieb},
  journal={Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine},
  pages={268 - 272}
  • R. KurzrokC. C. Lieb
  • Published 1 December 1930
  • Medicine
  • Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine
Summary The same uterus may react to one semen by contraction; to another by relaxation. The same semen may contract one uterus and relax another. From this we may draw the tentative conclusions that certain types of sterility are sometimes due to the female, sometimes to the male. A study of the history of the patients from whom uterine strips were obtained throws an interesting light on our experiments. The uteri from the patients who give a history of successful pregnancy responded to fresh… 

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