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Aged male reproductive system

Aged male reproductive system

Overview

The aged male reproductive system may not be as effective in producing viable sperm.

Update Date 9/15/2014

Updated by: Robert Hurd, MD, Professor of Endocrinology and Health Care Ethics, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.