The Association between Serum Follicle-Stimulating Hormone Levels and the Success of Microdissection Testicular Sperm Extraction in Patients with Azoospermia

Yildirim M. E. , Koc A., Kaygusuz I. C. , Badern H., Karatas O. F. , Cimentepe E., ...Daha Fazla

UROLOGY JOURNAL, cilt.11, sa.4, ss.1825-1828, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 11 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1825-1828


Purpose: To evaluate the predictive power of luteinizing hormone (LH), follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), testosterone, testicular biopsy histology and male age were evaluated with respect to the success of sperm retrieval in a microdissection testicular sperm extraction (microTESE) procedure, pregnancy and live birth rates.