Sperm distribution and degradation in the human female reproductive tract.

Abstract

In 26 fertile women studied 25-41 hours after coitus the presence of uterine sperm directly correlated with the density of sperm in the cervical mucus and the hormonal phase of the woman's menstrual cycle. All patients in whom uterine sperm were found at hysterectomy had a cervical mucus sperm density of at least 10/hpf when examined 24 hours before. All… (More)

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@article{Moyer1970SpermDA, title={Sperm distribution and degradation in the human female reproductive tract.}, author={Donna L. Moyer and Sarawut Rimdusit and Daniel R. Mishell}, journal={Obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1970}, volume={35 6}, pages={831-40} }