Sperm disposal system in spermatic granuloma: a link with superoxide radicals.

@article{Chatterjee2001SpermDS,
  title={Sperm disposal system in spermatic granuloma: a link with superoxide radicals.},
  author={Shruti Chatterjee and Muhammad M. Rahman and Malini Laloraya and Gudi Pavan Kumar},
  journal={International journal of andrology},
  year={2001},
  volume={24 5},
  pages={278-83}
}
Spermatic granulomas are believed to maintain "physiological harmony" in the male reproductive tract by maintaining a balance of hydrostatic pressure post-vasectomy. The mechanism for the disposal of deposited spermatozoa in the granuloma core is not clear. A fourfold rise in the production of superoxide along with ascorbyl and dienyl radicals and a 50… CONTINUE READING