Possible role of male factors in recurrent pregnancy loss.

  title={Possible role of male factors in recurrent pregnancy loss.},
  author={Pikee Saxena and Man Mohan Misro and Somnath Roy and Kusum Chopra and Devabrata Sinha and Deoki Nandan and Shubha Sagar Trivedi},
  journal={Indian journal of physiology and pharmacology},
  volume={52 3},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate various causes possibly contributing towards recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL), particularly male factors. Prospective study of 75 couples with history of RPL who were investigated for genetic, anatomic, immunological, infective and systemic causes in both partners. Functional sperm capacity was assessed by the Hypo-osmotic swelling test (HOS), Acrosomal Reaction (AR), Nuclear condensation-decondensation test (NCD) and Seminal Total Leukocyte Count (TLC) along with semen… CONTINUE READING