Intratesticular testosterone concentration in patients with disturbed fertility.


45 patients with azoospermia or severe oligozoospermia were studied. Testosterone and luteinizing hormone in plasma were in the normal range. Intratesticular testosterone values were higher the greater the degree of tubular atrophy was. Patients with testes of subnormal size (less than 12 ml) had significantly higher values than those with normal sized… (More)