Sperm analysis of patients after successful treatment of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia with chemotherapy. Smoking-related DNA damage and methylation patterns are observed in several human tissues - even those who are not directly exposed to it because of indirect systemic exposure [ 50 ]. Inflammatory processes and vascular diseases, including varicocele, can supposedly increase ROS production: Arch Ital Urol Androl. Support Center Support Center. The degree to which AABs may compromise the ejaculatory efficiency is substantial. Alterations in semen parameters in men with epilepsy treated with valproate or carbamazepine monotherapy.
Common drugs like Vicodin, Lortab and Percocet have high dosages of acetaminophen. Does it possibly increase volume of ejaculation? However, what should generate significant concern is the fact that research reported by several investigators has shown that when low sperm counts are present in various species of animals there is an increase in the frequency of abnormal pregnancies Damarajan, M. Depending on the type of chemotherapy and the duration of treatment, men may have return of sperm production within two years. Vietnam veterans exposed to agent orange, for example, have been shown to have children with increased rates of spina bifida.
The good news is that if you manage to kick your habit, you can return to normal sperm production. Guard your loins, gents. This fact would help explain why men exposed to chemicals on the job or at home for 2 months prior to conceiving have a greater likelihood of their child being born with health disorders. The conclusion is reached that defective semen may be an important factor in the etiology of abortions miscarriages. While this is not a large group of men, for some patients it could have a real and negative impact on their fertility potential.
An assessment of new sperm tests for male infertility. Anti-retrovirals The treatment of human immunodeficiency virus HIV has transformed a once quickly lethal disease into a condition that, with proper treatment, may be compatible with a long lifespan 43 , Causes of death and risk factors among HIV-infected persons in the HAART era: Received Oct 5; Accepted Dec Animal studies have concluded that there are receptors for coke in the testicles and sperm, and the drug can degenerate the testicular tissue. Carr A, Samaras K, Burton S, Law M, Freund J, Chisholm DJ, et al.