Sonti Sulochana, K. S. Jaya Madhumithra
Dr. Sonti Sulochana1, K. S. Jaya Madhumithra2
1Professor of Pathology, Saveetha Medical College and Hospital, Thandalam, Chennai, 602105.
22nd Year MBBS, Saveetha Medical College and Hospital, Thandalam, Chennai, 602105.
Volume - 14,
Issue - 10,
Year - 2021
Infertility and problems of impaired fecundity have been a concern through ages and is also a significant clinical problem today, which affects 8–12% of couples worldwide. Of all infertility cases, approximately 40–50% is due to "male factor" infertility and as many as 2% of all men will exhibit suboptimal sperm parameters. It may be one or a combination of low sperm concentration, poor sperm motility, or abnormal morphology. Aim and objective: Demographic study of male infertility and assessment of abnormalities in semen parameters. Settings and Design: A cross-sectional study was conducted on 702 males who came to test for infertility to Saveetha Medical College and hospital to evaluate the parameters of semen and male infertility causes. Methods and Material: The participants were divided into two categories and one group was evaluated through a questionnaire for occupation, personal habits, exposure, family history, and the other category was evaluated on lab findings of various parameters to check the yearly variation in parameters of semen. Statistical analysis: Descriptive statistics. Results: On the evaluation of parameters of semen in combination with a questionnaire to 44 patients, it shows that alcoholics and smokers have low semen volume, increase in liquefaction time and increase in viscosity is most commonly seen in youngsters like students and IT professional. Conclusion: In our study low semen volume, delayed liquefaction time and increase in viscosity is most commonly seen in youngsters like students and IT professional with a history of alcohol and smoking and stress.
Cite this article:
Sonti Sulochana, K. S. Jaya Madhumithra. A Demographic Study of male infertility and Analysis of semen parameters. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2021; 14(10):5072-6. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00884
Sonti Sulochana, K. S. Jaya Madhumithra. A Demographic Study of male infertility and Analysis of semen parameters. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2021; 14(10):5072-6. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00884 Available on: https://www.rjptonline.org/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2021-14-10-2
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