Study the Association Between Diet Program on Human Semen, Biological Profile, and Anthropometric Measurements in Obese Men
International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences
Volume 7, Issue 1, January 2018, Pages: 24-29
Received: Nov. 26, 2017; Accepted: Dec. 4, 2017; Published: Jan. 2, 2018
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Asmaa Fathi Hamouda, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt ; Medical Laboratory Technology Department, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Jazan University, Jazan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Saad El-Dien Abdel Fattah Abou El Noeman, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tanta, Tanta, Egypt
Ibrahim Abdu Khardalic, Poison Control and Medical Forensic Chemistry Center, Ministry of Health, Jazan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Magbool Essa Oraiby, Poison Control and Medical Forensic Chemistry Center, Ministry of Health, Jazan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
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Obesity has grown leading global health issues owing to its strong association with a high incidence of diseases that including male infertility. Infertility is the disability of a sexually active, non-contracepting couple to achieve pregnancy and reproduce. Congenital factors, acquired urogenital abnormalities, urogenital tract infections, endocrine disturbances, genetic abnormalities, immunological factors, obesity and lifestyle factors are among of infertility causes. Seminal analysis and serum levels of testosterone (T), luteinizing hormone (LH), follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), Triiodothyronine (T3), Thyroxine (T4) as well as biological profile and anthropometric measurements in obese men evaluated before and after six-month weight loss programme as compared with baseline and reference range. There is a significant reduction in weight and high improvement semen, hormonal, biological profile and anthropometric measurements as compared to the reference range. The results may be due to the combination of the weight loss and improved nutrition.
Anthropometric Measurements, Hormonal Biological, Human Semen, Infertility, Obesity
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Asmaa Fathi Hamouda, Saad El-Dien Abdel Fattah Abou El Noeman, Ibrahim Abdu Khardalic, Magbool Essa Oraiby, Study the Association Between Diet Program on Human Semen, Biological Profile, and Anthropometric Measurements in Obese Men, International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences. Vol. 7, No. 1, 2018, pp. 24-29. doi: 10.11648/j.ijnfs.20180701.14
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