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Can STDs cause infertility?

11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marcus Degraw
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Marcus Degraw
Dr. Marcus Degraw
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Dr. Tarun Jain
Fertility Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Std

They are a common cause of tubal scarring and blockage.
An HSG test is useful to diagnose such blockages.

In brief: Std

They are a common cause of tubal scarring and blockage.
An HSG test is useful to diagnose such blockages.
Dr. Tarun Jain
Dr. Tarun Jain
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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Definitely

In females a very strong 'yes, ' in males less so but still sometimes.

In brief: Definitely

In females a very strong 'yes, ' in males less so but still sometimes.
Dr. Gerard Honore
Dr. Gerard Honore
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