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A Man On Dyalisi Can He Have Children
Possibly: The reproductive capability of the testis is so strong that a well controlled dialysis patient is likely still fertile. Conditions or treatments leading to the dialysis may have reduced fertility some, but a few simple tests at a fertility center could verify the sperm production and expected quality. ...Read more
My husband had bone cancer as a child and was treated with a lot of chemo. He lived! will he have fertility problems as a result? He is also not interested in sex.
Sperm Cnt & Chemo: Chemo can be toxic to sperm production. Some men loose all their sperm producing cells, so dr durso is correct. You should also know that the sperm can return after a number of yrs. Some men with no sperm in semen have had sperm recovered from the testes using microsurgery, then ivf with icsi. The risk of chemo depends on the drugs, the amount, and the age at treatment. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Is possible to diagnosed a 19 yr old man with septal depect? Yet he don't have any of it when he was a child
Common: Generally, there are two types of septal defect. Ventricular septal defect, which is almost always diagnosed in the first year of life, or atrial septal defect (asd), which is often diagnosed in childhood, but also often diagnosed in adulthood. The signs of ASD are often subtle, particularly in childhood. In fact, some children with an ASD have a completely normal examination. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello, a friend has a six yr old boy who was born as a crack baby he has learning disabilities , he can learn how to play videos but not school work ?
Two different skills: Learning to operate a video is much easier than school work. A video may be very automatic and robot like. Or if not, it still gives instant gratification. School work demands multiple intelligences at the same time and requires pateince and delayed gratification. See a child development specialist: a psychologist or psychiatrist, or a team at a children's hospital. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
My husband has had testicular trauma in the past which wasn't too bad, but he urinated on an electric fence as a kid. Is he able to have children?
Probably: Urinating on an electric fence should not cause sterility. A man can usually father a child with only one testicle, so your husband should be ok with two. You can have his sperm evaluated to be sure, but most couple would just go for it. You can always start the work up later if you don't get pregnant in the first 18 months. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a teenage brother who have the same weight and height as me. He is 15 years old, is he too fat? What are the diseases that he will face?
If both balls of a man be removed, can he still masturbate? Whether he loses his mustache and turns out to a woman, morally? Can he even be alive?
Depends: Unless he receives externally injected testosterone to maintain his interest in "sex" there would be no drive to masturbate. He would not produce sperm, but could expel some prostate secretions if he achieved erection & orgasm. There are a lot of things a male could succeed at with bilateral nut loss, but it would take some outside help. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a friend who is a carrier of thalassemia. The girl he intends to marry is also a carrier. Does this mean they can't have children?
Not infertile: But they have 25% chance that any child will have full blown thalassemia major which is devastating, 50% that child will also be carrier & only 25% child will be thalassemia major or carrier free. They have as much chance of having children as any other couple, but is it worth it? ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My husband has 2 children from past. Our fertility dr want him to have his sperm tested. Why? If he has a 7&5 yr old how can he be infertile now?
Hi I had a question is it true that a male's sibling can determine the sex of his baby? I heard that if a guy has many brothers or many sisters he would be most likely to have a son or daughter. I heard you have to share a father with the siblings though
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What can be done to help my husband now that we have just been alerted that he has a spine and bone density of a 140 year old man / he is 67?
Get treated: People with osteoporosis have lots of treatment options available, from pharmaceuticals to calcium & vitamin d to strengthening exercises to balance exercises (e.g. Tai chi). One recent study found that elderly people after cataract surgery fell less and suffered fewer broken bones from osteoporosis. http://j.mp/slzht8. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me if a man has low white blood cells but his girlfriend has herpes could he have it to?
Regardless of WBC: count , the man might also have a herpetic infection. However, it may not be readily obvious if he does not have active lesions. ...Read more
What can I do if my son is a 16-year old boy wants to donate one of his kidneys to his friend who is suffering from esrd (end stage renal disorder)?
5 yo son has a deletion on the 19th chrom. He is already being treated for fh and adhd. Now they think he has cmt, anyone have experience with this?
Complicated question: Charcot marie tooth (cmt) is a group of disorders affecting the peripheral nerves. There are several types and several identified gene abnormalities. At least 34 genes have been identified as being associated with cmt. Some of those genes are on chromosome 19. Cmt is a different disease than adhd, but in any individual, there may be a link. Discuss with a geneticist or child neurologist. ...Read more
My question was, can a man with prostrate cancer pass the disease to his wife when they have sex?
Usually yes: Guys start out with 2 testicles, so if something happens to one of them, the other one alone makes enough hormones and sperm to have a family. So, the question is whether or not he has at least one good testicle. The answer is usually yes, even though nothing is 100% certain in life. ...Read more
I'm suffering hapetitis b and i had a kiss with a girl and my spem drop on the girl laps.Please will she get some?
HBV: If you have hbv infection, you need to practice universal precautions to prevent expose others with hbv, such as having intercourse with condom, etc. Hbv is spreading via bodily fluids (blood), tattoos, sex, giving birth, IV drug use. If you have a cut in your mouth and your girlfriend also has a cut, there is possibility of transmission. If your sperm dropped on her laps without cut, unlikely. ...Read more
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