Ameliorating effects of exercise on disrupted epididymal sperm parameters in high fat diet-induced obese rats


Acikel Elmas M. , ARBAK S. , ERCAN F.

MARMARA MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.32, ss.14-19, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5472/marumj.518732
  • Dergi Adı: MARMARA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.14-19

Özet

Objective: Obesity causes male infertility problems and affects the sperm quality. Recent studies have shown that exercise has positive effects on male fertility. The present study aimed to show the effects of swimming exercise on the epididymal sperm number, motility and morphology in hight fat diet (HFD)-induced obese rats.