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History of febrile illness and variation in semen quality | Human Reproduction | Oxford Academic high fever and sperm


[Fever as etiology of temporary infertility in the man]. PATIENTS/METHODS: Five patients are reported who desired a child and had experienced high fever of > or The results of semen analyses are presented in relation to fever episodes.

RESULTS: Sperm concentration significantly decreased by % (95% confidence interval ; ) following fever during meiosis and by % (- ;.

Thus fever during meiosis and spermiogenesis reduced sperm concentration with to indicate that high scrotal temperature is associated with decreased sperm.