The Impact of Oxidative Stress on Testicular Function and the Role of Antioxidants in Improving it: A Review.

@article{Asadi2017TheIO,
  title={The Impact of Oxidative Stress on Testicular Function and the Role of Antioxidants in Improving it: A Review.},
  author={Nematollah Asadi and Mahmoud Bahmani and Arash Kheradmand and Mahmoud Rafieian-kopaei},
  journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR},
  year={2017},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={
          IE01-IE05
        }
}
Oxidative stress is an important factor for development of male infertility because of very high rate of cell division and mitochondrial oxygen consumption in testicular tissue as well as comparably higher levels of unsaturated fatty acids in this tissue than in other tissues. Moreover, the level of oxygen pressure is low due to the weakness of testicular artery; therefore, there is a severe cell competition for oxygen. Therefore, the testicular tissue and male reproductive system are… Expand
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