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Can orchitis cause infertility?

Can orchitis cause infertility?

Yes: Particularly mumps orchitis has been associated with sub-normal male fertility, but it is not all-or-nothing. Semen analysis is a very reliable measure for assesing whether harm has been doen. ...Read more

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Infertility (Definition)

Infertility = inability to conceive or if a woman under age 35 - not being able to get pregnant after having regular sex for a year without birth control use. For a woman over 35 years old is not being able to get pregnant after having regular ...Read more


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Can hematospermia cause infertility?

Can hematospermia cause infertility?

Probably not: As usual , it depends on the cause but a little bloody sperm is usually not a symptom of infertility. ...Read more

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Can spermatocele lead to infertility?

Can spermatocele lead to infertility?

Not typically: A spermatocele is a dilation of the an epididymal tubule. However, any attempt to remove a spermatocele may result in obstruction of the epididymis. ...Read more

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Will orchitis cause sterility?

Will orchitis cause sterility?

Very rarely: There is not much published information on the exact percentage of patients with fertility problems after orchitis, but orchitis of only one testicle should not decrease fertility as long as the other testicle is normal. After orchitis of both testes, some reports say about 10% of men will have decreased fertility, and very rarely will a man become sterile. ...Read more

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Can trichomoniasis cause infertility?

Can trichomoniasis cause infertility?

Yes: Complications of untreated trichomoniasis include the development of pelvic inflammatory disease in women. Complications in both men ; women can ^ risk of infertility. ...Read more

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Can endometriosis cause infertility?

Can endometriosis cause infertility?

SOMETIMES: Women who have endometriosis will have more difficulty getting pregnant then those that do not have endometriosis. Endometriosis will make you less fertile not sterile. So some women do get pregnant despite endometriosis. The more severe the disease the less likely pregnancy will occur on its own. If you have endometriosis try for 6 months to get pregnant and if you don't then see a fertility dr. ...Read more

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Can STDs cause infertility?

Yes!: Yes, many stds can cause serious pelvic and genital inflammation and scarring that may ultimately lead to infertility. Others, like hpv, may necessitate the removal of parts of your anatomy making pregnancy impossible. ...Read more

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Can varicocele cause adult infertility?

Can varicocele cause adult infertility?

Yes sometimes: Varicocele which is a collection of veins in the scrotum as a result of incompetent valves of the veins may sometimes be associated with infertility. ...Read more

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Can minimal hydrocele cause infertility?

Can minimal hydrocele cause infertility?

No: Overwhelming evidence that hydroceles do not cause infertility. Occasional unscientific, non-prospective ; otherwise unreliable papers have made unsubstantiated claims that hydroceles might be responsible for infertility. They are wrong. ...Read more

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Can prostatitis cause infertility in males?

Can prostatitis cause infertility in males?

Prostatitis: Whiles acute prostatitis may cause white blood cells to appear in the semen analysis, it rarely is a significant contributor to male infertility. ...Read more

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Can antibiotic cause infertility?

No: Most commonly used antibiotics do not cause infertility. The infection they are treating can, in some circumstances. ...Read more

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Can varicocele cause hypogondism?

Can varicocele cause hypogondism?

Infertility: Varicocele can prevent growth of testicle on affected side. Right testis usually grows normally because varicoceles are usually only on the left, however a few are bilateral and both testes can be small, combiation of varicocele and small testis or testes is a very strong indication to have varicocele corrected if subject wishes to maintain or achieve maximal fertility potential. ...Read more

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Can fibroids cause infertility?

Yes.: Yes, especially if they are very large growing inside of the uterine wall, or growing in the endometrial lining. Surgical removal is usually quite successful. Remember though only 10-15% of all fibroids cause infertility. ...Read more

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Can filaria cause epidydymitis?

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Can filaria cause epidydymitis?

Yes: i would think it could but not familiar since in west it is rare ...Read more

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Orchitis (Definition)

Inflammation of one or ...Read more