FNAC testes and cell indices in the evaluation of male infertility

R. Chetri, S. Bhat, J. Thomas

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Abstract

The role of fine needle aspiration cytology of the testes in the evaluation of male infertility was studied. Two cytological indices - Spermatic index and Sertoli index were used to classify the patients into various groups. The histopathological studies also showed accurate cytohistological correlation in these patients. Thus fine needle aspiration cytology of the testes could be used as a minimally, invasive alternative to the more invasive testicular biopsy to evaluate male infertility.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)105-108
Number of pages4
JournalIndian Journal of Urology
Volume14
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-1998

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  • Urology

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    Chetri, R., Bhat, S., & Thomas, J. (1998). FNAC testes and cell indices in the evaluation of male infertility. Indian Journal of Urology, 14(2), 105-108.