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  • Around 30% of fertility problems originate in the man.
  • Male fertility problems include poor quality sperm, low sperm count or blockages in the tubes of the reproductive system.
  • Treatment options for poor sperm quality include inseminating the man’s partner with a concentrated sample of the man’s semen and intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI).
  • In ICSI the woman’s eggs are retrieved and a single sperm is injected into each egg using a microscopic needle.

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Reviewed on: 28-09-2023