A 62-year-old male asked:
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since i have klienfelters syndome, . will this effect my health diffiently down the road.?

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Dr. Christopher Abel
26 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Main problem seen with klinfelters is infertility. Your profile states 62 years old, so i would also be concerned with osteoporosis at your age. You should definitely be seeing your physician regularly.
Answered on Jun 26, 2013

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