Lack of specificity of plasma concentrations of inhibin B and follicle-stimulating hormone for identification of azoospermic survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the St Jude lifetime cohort study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Azoospermia
  • Follicle Stimulating Hormone
  • Inhibins
  • Neoplasms
  • Survivors

abstract

  • Neither serum inhibin B nor FSH is a suitable surrogate for determination of sperm concentration in a semen sample. Young men and their physicians should be aware of the limitations of these measures for assessment of fertility potential.

publication date

  • April 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3607671

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2012.43.7038

PubMed ID

  • 23423746

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1324

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 31

number

  • 10