Redefining abnormal follicle-stimulating hormone in the male infertility population.

@article{Gordetsky2012RedefiningAF,
  title={Redefining abnormal follicle-stimulating hormone in the male infertility population.},
  author={Jennifer B Gordetsky and Edwin van Wijngaarden and Jeanne O'brien},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2012},
  volume={110 4},
  pages={568-72}
}
UNLABELLED Study Type - Diagnostic (validating cohort). Level of Evidence 2a. What's known on the subject? and What does the study add? FSH is a hormone released by the anterior pituitary gland via stimulation from gonadotrophin-releasing hormone and potentially other factors. FSH reflects the status of spermatogenesis (i.e. the ability to produce sperm) as a result of the feedback between the testis and hypothalamus/pituitary glands. An elevated FSH level is indicative of abnormal… CONTINUE READING

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