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Comprehensive office evaluation in the new millennium.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12516759     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The success of a comprehensive office-based evaluation of male-factor infertility depends on the physician's thorough understanding of risk assessment in the history, identification of pertinent physical examination findings, and correct assessment of laboratory data. Office-based ultrasonographic techniques have already increased the urologist's ability to visualize suspected anatomic abnormalities, and the use of functional tests of sperm has given greater depth to the limited, but essential, prognostic capabilities of the routine semen analysis.
Peter J Burrows; Christopher G Schrepferman; Larry I Lipshultz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Urologic clinics of North America     Volume:  29     ISSN:  0094-0143     ISO Abbreviation:  Urol. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  2002 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-01-08     Completed Date:  2003-01-22     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0423221     Medline TA:  Urol Clin North Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  873-94     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Division of Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery, Scott Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6560 Fannin, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Comprehensive Health Care / trends*
Infertility, Male / diagnosis*,  pathology,  physiopathology
Office Visits / trends*
Physical Examination / trends
Time Factors

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