The Effect of Sympathomimetic Drugs on Post-Lymphadenectomy Aspermia

@article{Proctor1983TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Sympathomimetic Drugs on Post-Lymphadenectomy Aspermia},
  author={Kenneth G. Proctor and Stuart S. Howards},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1983},
  volume={129 4},
  pages={
          837-8
        }
}
A double-blind controlled study of the effects on semen quality of 4 alpha-adrenergic agents with and without antihistamines was conducted in a patient who had failure of emission secondary to retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy for testis cancer. No other controlled studies are available. All of the alpha-adrenergic drugs allowed the patient to produce an ejaculate. The effects were similar. The addition of antihistamine did not improve the semen quality. Four days of treatment were consistently… CONTINUE READING