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Male Infertility and Scrotal Temperature : A selection of the medical literature

@inproceedings{2015MaleIA,
  title={Male Infertility and Scrotal Temperature : A selection of the medical literature},
  author={},
  year={2015}
}
  • Published 2015
  • 1960’s I. Control of Human Spermatogenesis Intrascrotal Temperature The authors showed that alterations of intrascrotal temperature markedly affect spermatogenesis and sperm counts. In euspermic subjects, scrotal exposure for 30 minutes to a 150-watt electric light bulb resulted in reversal of the scrotal-rectal temperature ratio by a mean of 2.9 °C. Such treatment on 14 consecutive days caused depression of spermatogenesis followed by rebounds to temporarily high sperm counts. Application of… CONTINUE READING