Testis and epididymis
Normal spermatogenesis

Author: Turki Al-Hussain, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 4 April 2017, last major update August 2012

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Definition / general
  • Not every tubule has complete spermatogenesis
  • Number of late spermatids correlates best with sperm counts
  • Some patients have normal sperm counts but low motility or duct obstruction
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Normal spermatogenesis

Electron microscopy description
  • EM may show round headed sperm or immotile cilia syndrome