What is andrology? (Andrological Diseases)
Andrology, It is a science that deals with male reproductive system diseases as well as sexual dysfunctions in men and women. The main field of interest of this branch of science is reproductive and sexual health. In this context, the physiological and pathological condition of all organs in the pelvic region, known as the pelvic region, is effective in the healthy functioning of this region.
Andrology term Derived from Greek. It means -andros (male) and logos (science) in Greek. Andrology is a top specialty of urology. Urologists need to be interested in reproductive and sexual health issues, increase their knowledge, surgical experience and experience, following their specialty training for Andrology.
span style = "font-size: 12.0pt"> Male infertility : Not having a pregnancy despite having regular sexual intercourse for a year is called infertility. Despite regular sexual intercourse, couples cannot have children.
Occurs in about 15% of couples worldwide. Although inability to have a child is perceived as a problem for women, it is known that the problem develops due to the problem of only women in approximately 40%, only men in 40% and both in 20%.
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Male infertility It can be caused by insufficient sperm production, sperm not functioning normally, or blockages in the sperm ducts. Varicocele, infection, ejaculation problems, sperm antibodies, tumors, undescended testicles, chromosome defects and previous surgeries are among the causes of male infertility. The task of the andrologist is to investigate whether all these causes are present in the patient.
Male sterile � 9%