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Flashcards in Infertility Deck (8):
1

for testicular cancer, don't forget what??

Offer to store sperm

2

causes of azoospermia?

Infection
Obstructive
Radiation
Primary

3

Reversible causes of azoospermia?

Hormonal - FSH, LH, testosterone
Hyperprolactinaemia,
Hypothalamic tumour
Craniopharyngeoma

4

atypical azoospermia

Islets of sperm still there upon dissection
Kleinfelter's -broad phenotype

5

Kleinfelter's testicules? Dx?

Smaller volume
Dx: Karyotyping
AZF gene mutations: sporadic

6

Micro dissection consequence?

Can render the testicules nonfunctional

7

When does placenta take over for hormones?

10 weeks
need to have hormones before that.

8

When does NIPT not work?

Egg donor
Chimera
Twins
Not before 10 weeks