Dramatic reduction in sperm parameters following bariatric surgery: report of two cases

Andrologia, 05/02/2012

The patients had been tested in the context of infertility treatment in two consecutive cycles before and after bariatric surgery. A marked reduction in sperm parameters was observed in a period of twelve to eighteen months after surgery. This unfavourable effect had also remarkable effects on the assisted reproduction outcome, necessitating the counselling of patients before bariatric surgery.

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