Maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy and semen quality in the male offspring: two decades of follow-up

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Cecilia Ramlau-Hansen, G Toft, M S Jensen, Katrine Strandberg-Larsen, M L Hansen, J Olsen

Concurrent alcohol exposure has been associated with reduced fecundity, but no studies have estimated the effect of prenatal alcohol exposure on male fecundity. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy, semen quality and levels of reproductive hormones in young, adult men.
Original languageEnglish
JournalHuman Reproduction
Volume25
Issue number9
Pages (from-to)2340-5
Number of pages6
ISSN0268-1161
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2010

    Research areas

  • Adolescent, Adult, Alcohol Drinking, Cohort Studies, Dose-Response Relationship, Drug, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Infertility, Male, Male, Pregnancy, Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects, Risk Factors, Self Report, Semen Analysis, Sperm Count, Spermatozoa, Testosterone, Young Adult

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