THE COMPARISON OF CIGARETTE CONSUMPTION TOWARDS SEMEN ANALYSIS IN ANDROLOGY POLYCLINIC OF DR. SOETOMO GENERAL ACADEMIC HOSPITAL, SURABAYA, INDONESIA IN 2017

Majalah Biomorfologi

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Title THE COMPARISON OF CIGARETTE CONSUMPTION TOWARDS SEMEN ANALYSIS IN ANDROLOGY POLYCLINIC OF DR. SOETOMO GENERAL ACADEMIC HOSPITAL, SURABAYA, INDONESIA IN 2017
 
Creator Eka Saputra, Yohanes Widyakusuma
Wigati, Kristanti Wanito
Yudiwati, Rina
Tirthaningsih, Ni Wajan
 
Subject Healthy lifestyle; Tobacco use; Tobacco addiction; Tobacco smoking; Sperm quality; Sperm quantity; Male infertility; Semen analysis
 
Description Background: The habit of smoking tobacco is a lifestyle that has become a necessity for some people. Sometimes, social needs is the main reason for someone to have a smoking habit. Based on this problem, the level of cigarette consumption in the community has increased. Nowadays, the total number of couples visiting an infertility clinic is on the rise. This have led to an assumption among the community that smoking tobacco is one of the main factors causing male infertility. Objective: to compare light smokers and heavy smokers towards the results of semen analysis in infertile male patients. Materials and Methods: This study was an observational analytics, with a retrospective-cross sectional. The instrument used in this study was taken from medical records of the patients who visited the Andrology Clinic of Dr. Soetomo General Academic Hospital, Surabaya, Indonesia, for the period from January to December 2017. The observed semen analysis parameters were concentration, motility, and morphology for microscopic examination and liquefaction, pH, and volume for macroscopic examination, by following the inclusion and exclusion criteria. Results: Ninety-two samples of infertile male participants (50 light smokers and 42 heavy smokers) were included in this study. Semen analysis on its concentration, motility, spermatozoa morphology, as well as liquefaction, pH, and volume) towards the number of cigarette consumption showed no significant difference (p>0.05) between light smokers and moderate smokers. Conclusion: There was no significant difference between the light smoker and heavy smoker groups on the results of the semen analysis.
 
Publisher Universitas Airlangga
 
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Date 2021-06-30
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion


 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://e-journal.unair.ac.id/MBIO/article/view/27009
10.20473/mbiom.v31i2.2021.31-38
 
Source Majalah Biomorfologi; Vol 31, No 2 (2021): MAJALAH BIOMORFOLOGI; 31-38
2716-0920
0215-8833
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://e-journal.unair.ac.id/MBIO/article/view/27009/14829
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Kristanti Wanito Wigati, Yohanes Widyakusuma Eka Saputra, Rina Yudiwati, Ni Wajan Tirthaningsih
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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