Infertility is a common problem seen in couples. One in five couples generally suffers from infertility. Around one-third of the infertility cases are due to male factor infertility. In the majority of cases, the couples don’t consider that infertility can also be caused by a man. That is the reason the man’s sperm testing generally comes as a shock to many.
Sperm disorders generally include the abnormality or defects in the quality or quantity of the sperms produced and defects in sperm emission. Sperm are produced in the testes through a process called spermatogenesis.
During the process of spermatogenesis the immature cells called spermatogonia develops in to mature sperm cells called spermatozoa. The complete process of development of a mature sperm takes place in seminiferous tubules. Each germ cell takes around 72-74 days to completely mature.
Infertility is the most common problem seen globally in Most of the women. Infertility is a condition where the woman is unable to conceive. Infertility can be seen in both or either of the partners. Infertility can be caused due to many reasons and it can be treated with medication and different treatments like in-vitro fertilization (IVF) and intrauterine insemination (IUI).