Similar to women, men also suffer from infertility and the said condition is then referred to as male impotence or oligospermia. It is a condition under which males are unable to take active part in the reproductive process. This condition mainly arises due to low sperm count in male semen. It implies the sperm count in male semen is so low that it is insufficient to fertilize the ovum of their sexual partner.
- Hormonal imbalance
- Varicocele condition
- Exposure to harmful radiations such as those used for chemotherapy or radiotherapy
- Excessive smoking and alcohol consumption
- Administration of certain drugs