By Eberhard Nieschlag (auth.), Eberhard Nieschlag, Hermann M. Behre, Susan Nieschlag (eds.)
This is the 3rd, absolutely revised variation of a well known textbook that keeps to symbolize the finest within the literature on medical andrology. It examines intensive all points of male reproductive healthiness, encompassing the fundamental body structure of male reproductive functionality and quite a lot of problems. all of the chapters is written through amazing specialists within the box. one of the themes coated are:
- Testicular function
- Sperm maturation and fertilization
- Diagnostic tactics
- Primary and secondary hypogonadism
- Late-onset hypogonadism
- Erectile dysfunction
- Genetic disorders
- Environmental influences
- Psychology and sexual medicine
- Testosterone therapy
- Assisted copy: TESE and ICSI
- Male contraception
- Ethics in andrology
This quantity will function a textbook for the newcomer to andrology, whereas delivering the skilled health care provider with a precious reference paintings. it's going to attract all who're keen on male reproductive well-being:
- Basic scientists
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2001). Therefore, variation in clonal size could lead to the appearance of several stages per cross-section (Wistuba et al. 2003 for further discussion) and that species differences with regard to number of spermatogenic stages are related – at least in part – to clonal size. A comparative and quantitative analysis of the incidence of tubules with one or more spermatogenic stages in 17 primate species yielded that in men, great apes and New World monkeys, multi-stage tubules are more common, whereas in prosimians and Old World monkeys single-stage tubules predominate (Luetjens et al.
The division of Sertoli cells ends when the first germ cells undergo meiotic division and Sertoli cells have built tight junctions between each other, the 16 so-called blood-testis-barrier (see Sect. 5). Lack of connexin-43, a predominant gap-junction protein, prevents Sertoli cell maturation associated with continued division of Sertoli cells and spermatogenic arrest beyond spermatogonial development (Brehm et al. 2007; Sridharan et al. 2007). Expression of Sertoli cells markers such as transferrin, androgen-binding protein and junctional proteins such as N-cadherin, connexin-43, gelsolin, laminin-γ3, occludin, testin, nectin, zyxin and vinculin is androgen-dependent (Zhang et al.
Shorter peptides (kisspeptin 10, −13, and −14), sharing a common C-terminal, 2 Physiology of Testicular Function 23 Cortex Hypothalamus GnRH Pituitary LH Estradiol FSH Inhibin Follistatin Activin Testosterone Sertolicells Spermatogonia Dihydrotestosterone Testosterone Primary spermatocyte Secondary spermatocyte germcell of the tubulus seminiferus Spermatide Leydig cells Sperm Testis and epididymis Testosterone Target organs Fig. 8 Hormonal regulation of the testicular function and effects of androgens.