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A 26-year-old member asked:

Can mono cause infertility in men or women?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Philip Chenette
Fertility Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: Monomucleosis, like any medical stress, can cause infertility in men and women. The effects are generally short-term and reversible.
Dr. John Gordon
33 years experience
Unlikely: Only if you are too tired to have sex....But seriously there should be no long term impact on fertility from having mono. In the short run certainly you could feel pretty bad....

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