Arch Androl, 39(2):155-61 1997 Sep-Oct (ISSN: 0148-5016)
Effect of acupuncture on sperm parameters of males suffering from subfertility related to low sperm quality.
Siterman S; Eltes F; Wolfson V; Zabludovsky N; Bartoov B
index increased significantly (p < or = .05) following improvement in total functional sperm fraction, percentage of viability, total motile spermatozoa per ejaculate, and integrity of the axonema (p < or = .05), which occurred upon treatment. The intactness of axonema and sperm motility were highly correlated (corr. = .50, p < or = .05). Thus, patients exhibiting a low fertility potential due to reduced sperm activity may benefit from acupuncture treatment.