Male Infertility Directory
Up to half of all cases of infertility involve the male partner. Tests to determine causes of male infertility include semen analysis that evaluates sperm count, the quality of sperm, and sperm movement. Other reasons for male infertility range from physical problems that prevent sperm being ejaculated normally in semen, sexually transmitted diseases or other infections, autoimmune problems, and the use of alcohol and drugs. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about male infertility, its causes, diagnosis, treatment, and much more.
Infertility and Men
WebMD explains the causes, tests, and treatments for infertility in men.
How Antisperm Antibodies Affect Your Chances of Pregnancy
WebMD explains what antisperm antibodies are, normal levels, tests to diagnose high and low levels, and how they can effect fertility and your chances of getting pregnant.
Fertility Tests for Men
Find out what kinds of tests men need to get to find out why they may have some fertility concerns, including sperm analysis and genetic testing.
What Is a Varicocele?
Sometimes a vein over your testicle can swell. Though it's harmless, this condition -- called varicocele -- can be painful.
Will Zap Replace Snip?
For guys who shudder at the thought of a sharp scalpel getting anywhere near their groin, new advances are making the decision to get a vasectomy a little less agonizing.
Male Infertility Treatments
Worried you might be the reason you and your partner can’t conceive? Don’t give up. There’s a good chance that even if you are infertile, the condition can be reversed. Find out what you need to know about treatment for male infertility.
Vasectomy Risks and Benefits
Everything a man should know before having a vasectomy: techniques, cost, pain, risks of failure, and success of vasectomy reversals, as well as information of the risks of prostate cancer and dementia.
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