Hippokratia 1997, 1(4):206-209

D. Panidis, D. Roussos, H. Vainas, K. Pazaitou, K. Pistevou, K. Stergiopoulos, M. Mamopoulos


Clinical sub fertility has been reported among men with a variety of malignancies most notably testicular carcinoma. The aim of this study was the evaluation of the effect of testicular seminoma in semen quality. For this aim, semen specimens from 12 men with seminoma and 60 fertile men were studied. Our results support the view that seminoma exerts a deleterious effect on semen quality. The cause of this effect, however, is not known

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