pyospermia

py·o·se·mi·a

(pī'ō-sē'mē-ă),
Presence of pus in seminal fluid, often associated with chronic prostatitis or other inflammatory conditions of the male genital tract.
Synonym(s): pyospermia
[pyo- + L. semen, seed (of man)]

pyospermia

/pyo·sper·mia/ (-sper´me-ah) pus in the semen.

pyospermia

a complication of chronic prostatitis marked by pus in the seminal fluid. Also called pyosemia.
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Cigarettes, alcohol and marijuana are related to pyospermia in infertile men.
Smoking tobacco may also lead to the development of pyospermia, decreased sperm penetration, and hormonal alterations (Nudell, Monoski, & Lipshultz, 2002; Sigman, 2007; Thonneau et al.
Specific exclusion criteria included cytogenetic abnormalities, pyospermia, chemotherapy or radiotherapy, recent febrile illness, recent androgen administration, absence of vas deferens, hypogonadism or low volume ejaculate.