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a·sper·mi·a (ā-sper'mē-ă, ă-sper'),
Lack of secretion or expulsion of semen following ejaculation.
Inability to produce or ejaculate semen.
aspermia The absence of spermatozoa in the semen or the inability to ejaculate semen. Obstructive aspermia is due to the blockage of the VAS DEFERENS on both sides. This may be congenital or acquired from infection or injury, or from VASECTOMY. CYSTIC FIBROSIS causes aspermia as a result of failure of development of the vas or associated structures.
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Van Dung, "Occurrence of spermic diploid and aspermic
triploid forms of Fasciola in Vietnam and their molecular characterization based on nuclear and mitochondrial DNA," Parasitology International, vol.
Sperm Gp-9 Alate Gp-9 B b Bb Aspermic
BB 73(4) 2(1) 4(4) 7 Bb 2 3 7(7) 2 bb 0 1 0 0
men also have an increased risk of harboring cystic fibrosis, the cause of infertility in 1.3% of infertile men.