The role of human papillomavirus on sperm function.

@article{Garolla2011TheRO,
  title={The role of human papillomavirus on sperm function.},
  author={Andrea Garolla and Damiano Pizzol and C Foresta},
  journal={Current opinion in obstetrics & gynecology},
  year={2011},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={232-7}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To review the role of human papillomavirus (HPV) on sperm parameters, fertility and implication of the use of infected sperm cells in assisted reproduction. RECENT FINDINGS HPVs are agents of the most common sexually transmitted disease and can lead to warts and cancers both in men and women.A high incidence of HPV infection has been demonstrated in sperm from sexually active men with and without risk factors for HPV and from infertile patients. Semen infection is associated… CONTINUE READING

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