Overview for Handbook of Male Infertility and Andrology
The book covers male infertility, erectile dysfunction and certain other andrological disorders like priapism, penile fractures and Peyronie’s disease. The initial chapter covers anatomical and physiological aspects of male reproductive system. One chapter has been written on male menopause—its diagnosis and management. The medical and surgical management of the above disorders are covered in the subsequent chapters. The male infertility portion covers—management of oligospermia, varicocele, cryptorchidism and reconstructive andrological procedures. The ever-neglected subject of Female Sexual Dysfunction has been covered extensively in separate chapter. A special chapter has been dedicated to Vasectomy—its evolution and newer forms of vasectomy like non-scalpel and non-needle vasectomies and complications and a special mention regarding its reversal. The pharmacotherapy in andrology has been covered separately for the summarization of the medical management of the common andrological conditions. For budding andrologists, a chapter has been dedicated to setting up andrology suite. The latest innovations like robotic microsurgical procedures have been included in the last chapter to apprise.