The role of antisperm antibodies in infertility.

@article{Marshburn1994TheRO,
  title={The role of antisperm antibodies in infertility.},
  author={Paul B. Marshburn and William H Kutteh},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={1994},
  volume={61 5},
  pages={
          799-811
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To discuss the role of antisperm antibodies (Ab) in infertility, including proposed mechanisms of antisperm Ab formation, assays for their detection, and treatments for immune-mediated infertility. DESIGN Major studies in the published literature and data from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology. Reports were reviewed that investigated the development and impact of alloimmunity and autoimmunity to spermatozoa in men and… CONTINUE READING
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