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Male infertility: an overview of etiology, diagnosis and management
Male infertility, a multifaceted condition characterized by the inability to achieve pregnancy within a partner after a year of unprotected intercourse, affects approximately 7% of men globally. The etiology of male infertility is diverse, including genetic abnormalities, hormonal imbalances, physical obstructions, and lifestyle factors. This review synthesizes current knowledge on the causes, diagnostic methods, and therapeutic interventions for male infertility, with an emphasis on recent advances in genetic and assisted reproductive technologies (ART). The diagnostic approach to male infertility involves a comprehensive evaluation, including semen analysis, hormonal profiling, genetic testing, and imaging techniques, to identify underlying causes. Management strategies range from lifestyle modifications and pharmacological treatments to surgical interventions and ART, such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) and intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI). Emerging technologies, including the use of artificial intelligence in semen analysis and the development of novel sperm retrieval techniques, promise to enhance diagnostic accuracy and treatment outcomes. Despite significant progress, challenges remain in improving access to care and addressing ethical considerations in the use of ART. This review highlights the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to the management of male infertility, integrating advances in medical science with considerations of patient well-being and ethical standards. Future research directions include elucidating the genetic basis of idiopathic male infertility, optimizing ART outcomes, and developing personalized treatment strategies. The ultimate goal is to improve the reproductive health and quality of life for affected individuals and couples.

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