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Infertility pp 133-143 | Cite as

Immune Factors and Infections in Infertility

  • Melvin L. Taymor

Abstract

For many years the role of immune factors in infertility had been a subject of controversy. However, in the last few years, with the availability of more precise and more specific tests for sperm antibodies, this relationship has been placed on a much firmer basis, and few can now question the fact that such a relationship does exist.

Keywords

Chlamydia Trachomatis Infertile Woman Etiologic Role Immune Factor Unexplained Infertility 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Melvin L. Taymor
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA
  2. 2.Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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