Effects of chemotherapeutic agents for testicular cancer on the male rat reproductive system, spermatozoa, and fertility.

@article{Bieber2006EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of chemotherapeutic agents for testicular cancer on the male rat reproductive system, spermatozoa, and fertility.},
  author={Adrienne M Bieber and Ludovic Marcon and Barbara F. Hales and Bernard Robaire},
  journal={Journal of andrology},
  year={2006},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={
          189-200
        }
}
Testicular cancer is the most common cancer affecting men of reproductive age. Advances in treatment of the disease, which include the coadministration of bleomycin, etoposide, and cis-platinum (BEP), have brought the cure rate to over 90%. This high cure rate, coupled with the young age of patients, makes elucidation of the impact of the treatment on reproductive function, fertility, and progeny outcome increasingly important. The goal of this study was to determine the effects of BEP, in… CONTINUE READING
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