Male idiopathic oligoasthenoteratozoospermia.

  title={Male idiopathic oligoasthenoteratozoospermia.},
  author={Giorgio Cavallini},
  journal={Asian journal of andrology},
  volume={8 2},
Idiopathic oligoasthenoteratozoospermia (iOAT) affects approximately 30% of all infertile men. This mini-review discussed recent data in this field. Age, non-inflammatory functional alterations in post-testicular organs, infective agents (Chlamydia trachomatis, herpes virus and adeno-associated viruses), alterations in gamete genome, mitochondrial alterations, environmental pollutants and "subtle" hormonal alterations are all considered possible causes of iOAT. Increase of reactive oxygen… CONTINUE READING
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