Gonadotrophins for idiopathic male factor subfertility.

  title={Gonadotrophins for idiopathic male factor subfertility.},
  author={Abdelhamid M. Attia and Ahmed M. Abou-Setta and Hesham Gaber Al-Inany},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND Male factors leading to subfertility account for at least half of all cases of subfertility worldwide. Although some causes of male subfertility are treatable, treatment of idiopathic male factor subfertility remains empirical. Researchers have used gonadotrophins to improve sperm parameters in idiopathic male factor subfertility with the ultimate goal of increasing birth and pregnancy rates, but results have been conflicting. OBJECTIVES To determine the effect of systemic follicle… CONTINUE READING


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