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an·dri·at·rics

, andriatry (an'dri-at'riks, -drī'ă-trē),
Medical science relating to diseases of male genital organs and of men in general.
Synonym(s): andrology
[G. anēr, a man, + iatreia, medical treatment]

andrology

[androl′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, andros, man, logos, science
the study of the health of males.

andrology

A medical (i.e., non-surgical) specialty dedicated to the treatment of male infertility and sexual dysfunction.

andrology

A medical specialty dedicated to treating male infertility and sexual dysfunction

an·drol·o·gy

(an-drol'ŏ-jē)
Branch of medicine concerned with male diseases especially with those affecting the reproductive system.
[andro- + G. logos, treatise]
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Most men now have their first child at 33, compared to 31 in the 1990s and Sheena Lewis, of the British Andrology Society, said: "Men should think about having families earlier.
Hardin deposited the sperm at the Texas Andrology Services sperm bank for a woman with whom he already has a 12-year-old son after he had a vasectomy, according to a KHOU.
Specialists attending the event include scientists, clinicians and physicians in the field of urology, andrology, gynecology, psychology and psychiatry.
A: Dr Allan Pacey, a senior lecturer in andrology at Sheffield University, and chairman of the British Fertility Society, says: Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) is a remarkable technique that allows men with very poor sperm quality to become biological fathers.
21) Compared to its sister field of gynecology, however, the field of andrology was and remains quite small.
Andrology is the study and care of men's sexual and reproductive issues.
Gunter Janetschek, Director of the Department of Urology and Andrology at Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria in a urological case.
The sex change operation was made in the Andrology and Urology Department of the National Hospital in Bishkek on Thursday, reported the press service of the Health Ministry.
Dr Allan Pacey, a senior lecturer in andrology at the University of Sheffield, said: "Given the complexity of the sperm production process it is likely that many genes are involved.
covers adult and pediatric urology and subspecialty areas like urologic oncology, female urology, infectious diseases, andrology, and renal transplantation.
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Dr Allen Pacey, senior lecturer in andrology at the University of Sheffield, added: "As a sperm biologist of 20 years' experience, I am unconvinced from the data presented in this paper that the cells produced can be accurately called spermatozoa.