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andrologist

A physician, often a urologist, who treats the male reproductive system and male urogenital complaints, including male infertility and sexual dysfunction.

andrologist

A physician, often a urologist, who treats ♂ infertility and sexual dysfunction. See Urology.
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"As andrologists we take little interest in their psychological makeup as that remains the domain of the psychiatrist," said Shaeer.
Instead, always see if your GP can refer you to an andrologist before you go.
An author-designed questionnaire with 5 items was prepared by a team consisting of an oncologist, a psychiatrist, an andrologist and a psychologist.
Dr Anup Dhir, andrologist, Alpha One Andrology group, says that the drop is because of the excesses committed during the the ' 70s, when a target drive mindlessly pushed vasectomies.
Dr Iwan Lewis-Jones, from Dolgellau, is consultant clinical andrologist at Liverpool Women's Hospital and says male fertility problems, including low sperm count and poor quality sperm, have various causes, including physical problems, illnesses such as mumps, or previous surgery.
But senior andrologist Dr Matt Tomlinson said students who applied to become donors would be interviewed to ensure they understood the implications of what they were doing.
Noting that gynecologists are usually the primary clinicians for fertility problems, Jequier, a clinical andrologist in Australia, provides them, andrologists, primary care practitioners, and trainees with a guide to the causes and management of male infertility, with a focus on the underlying pathologies and their treatment.
`WE ONLY freeze sperm for medical conditions on the NHS, not for social reasons,'' explains Dr I wan Lewis-Jones, Senior Lecturer in the University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Liverpool Women's Hospital and Honorary Consultant Clinical Andrologist for the Trust.
Before the initiation of assisted reproductive techniques such as in vitro fertilization or ICSI, the man should have a complete work-up, involving, as needed, a urologist, andrologist, geneticist, and occupational medicine physician, to investigate the etiology of the dysfunction or disease.
Sudhakar Krishnamurti, internationally renowned andrologist, microsurgeon and sexual medicine expert, and Director of Andromeda Andrology Center, Hyderabad, India's first andrology center, is the only sexual health expert from the regions of South and Central Asia to have been appointed by the World Health Organization (WHO) to an esoteric committee of international experts in the fields of reproductive and sexual health and research.
Amanda, 36, is an andrologist at the nationally renowned Hewitt Centre for Reproductive Medicine at Liverpool Women's.
In addition, it is important to conduct training for primary care physicians, urologists, pediatric urologists andrologists on prevention issues and to create centers of competence on telemedicine issues, monitoring physiological functions (home telemedicine) and others, Oleg Apolikhin noted.