Article Title: Sperm recovery and ICSI outcomes in men with non-obstructive azoospermia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Authors: Corona et al

Date of Publication: October 30, 2019

“This analysis shows that cTESE/mTESE in subjects with NOA results in SRRs of up to 50%, with no differences when cTESE was compared to mTESE. Retrieved sperms resulted in a LBR of up to 28% ICSI cycle. Although no difference between techniques was found, to conclusively clarify if one technique is superior to the other, there is a need for a sufficiently powered and well-designed randomized controlled trial to compare mTESE to cTESE in men with NOA.”

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