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Oligozoospermia

Definition
noun
Low sperm count in semen.
Supplement
A sperm count below 20 million per ml is considered oligozoospermia. Normally, in humans sperm count varies between 20 and 150 million sperm per ml.
Word origin: Greek olígos little, few + –zoo– » zôion, animal + –spermia.
Compare: azoospermia, polyspermia.

See also: sperm count.


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