What is the reason for zero sperm count?
Azoospermia, which accounts for 10 to 15 percent of all male infertility, refers to a complete absence of sperm in your ejaculate.
Azoospermia can be due to a sperm production defect that can be triggered by various hormonal or genetic defects..
Can a man with zero sperm count get a woman pregnant?
You are considered to have a low sperm count if you have fewer than 15 million sperm per milliliter or less than 39 million sperm total per ejaculate. Your chance of getting your partner pregnant decreases with decreasing sperm counts. Some men have no sperm in their semen at all.
Can zero sperm count be cured?
Hormonal problems and obstructive causes of azoospermia are usually treatable and fertility can potentially be restored. If testicular disorders are the cause, it’s still possible to retrieve live sperm to be used in assisted reproductive techniques.
What if a man has no sperm count?
Even men who have low sperm production as a cause of no sperm in the ejaculate can be treated with surgery to find sperm, together with assisted reproduction, since several million sperm have to be made in the testicles before sperm survive to make it into the semen. Vasovasostomy is used to undo a vasectomy.