Obstructive Azoospermia occurs when sperm is being produced in the testes but cannot be found in the semen because of a blockage in the male reproductive tract. The good news is that in most cases of Obstructive Azoospermia, sperm can be recovered through microsurgery and used in an IVF-ICSI treatment.
What causes Obstructive Azoospermia?
- Sexually transmitted disease
- Scar tissue
- Congenital conditions (for example, retrograde ejaculation)
- Genetics (for example, cystic fibrosis)
- Hernia surgery
How can Fakih IVF Fertility Center help me if I have Obstructive Azoospermia?
If you are looking for permanent treatment, depending on the cause of the obstruction, you may be able to recover. Our Urology expert, Dr. Rupin Shah, can discuss the best options available to you during consultation.