andrologist


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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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The Young Andrologist Award recognizes Ellington as an internationally known scientist in the area of sperm physiology with over 75 publications in the field, and cites her successful grantsmanship.
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.
The andrologist analyzed the semen sample without knowledge of exposure; the serum samples were analyzed for PCBs and p,p'-DDE several months after the patient's visit.
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.
Ellington is the recipient of the 2003 Young Andrologist Award presented by the American Society of Andrology, recognizing her outstanding contributions to the study of male reproduction.
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.
Bardin's honors include: Decorated Commander of the Order of the Lion of Finland; Member, Institute of Medicine; Serono Award, American Society of Andrology; Distinguished Andrologist Award, American Society of Andrology; president The Endocrine Society; Alpha Omega Alpha; American Association of Physicians; American Society for Clinical Investigation.