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The relationship between segmentation failure and spermatozoa motility characteristics
American Journal of Biomedical and Life Sciences
Volume 3, Issue 2-3, April 2015, Pages: 25-28
Received: Jan. 16, 2015; Accepted: Jan. 19, 2015; Published: Aug. 7, 2015
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Muhammad Harfous, Department of Anatomy and Histology and Emberiology, Faculty of Medicine, Al-Andalus University for Medical Sciences, Tartus, Syria
Hassn Hasan, Department of Anatomy and Histology and Emberiology, Faculty of Medicine, Al-Andalus University for Medical Sciences, Tartus, Syria
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Abstract
Dynamics of sperm motility (sperm velocity, percentage of motility and flagellar beat frequency) and monthly variations of semen characteristics (semen volume and osmolality and sperm concentration and motility) were studied. These criteria were used in the embryology laboratory and reproductive biology in the city of Lattakia, Syria, This study showed that sperm velocity, percentage of motility and beat frequency significantly and rapidly decreased after the activation of sperm motility. To study the dynamics of sperm motility parameters, twenty permeating males were randomly selected and electronically tagged to study the variations of semen characteristics. Specially we focused on the relationship between segmentation failure in cases treated with In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) to define the characteristics using the Computer Assisted Sperm Analysis (CASA). This study compares the reference group (normal) and a group of individuals treated with IVF, who have failed the treatment where segmentation did not occur. The role of the spermatozoon in fertilization expresses itself especially through the motility criterion. Studying the motility characteristics using CASA method seems interesting in clarifying the relationship between some of the motility characteristics and the ability to fertilize in order to determine the notification in cases of IVF. This study based on the acquired information of 85 normal voluntaries as references cases. And 45 patients with segmentation failure in the Embryology-lab of Al-Andalus University for medical Sciences between 2012- 2013. The results were clear, that significant relationship and correlation between segmentation failure and motility of the sperms.
Keywords
Vitro Fertilization (IVF), Spermatozoon, Computer Assisted Sperm Analysis CASA
To cite this article
Muhammad Harfous, Hassn Hasan, The relationship between segmentation failure and spermatozoa motility characteristics, American Journal of Biomedical and Life Sciences. Special Issue: Spectral Imaging for Medical Diagnosis “Modern Tool for Molecular Imaging”. Vol. 3, No. 2-3, 2015, pp. 25-28. doi: 10.11648/j.ajbls.s.2015030203.15
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