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Husband has j pouch, no small intestine, ilyostomy, should he check for sperm count? We are ttc. Or not affected?

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Dr. Martin Wolff
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In brief: J pouch

While having a j pouch has been shown to affect fertility in women, it should not be a problem for your husband.
It should be noted that there is a slightly increased rate of impotence and ejaculatory dysfunction after pouch surgery.

In brief: J pouch

While having a j pouch has been shown to affect fertility in women, it should not be a problem for your husband.
It should be noted that there is a slightly increased rate of impotence and ejaculatory dysfunction after pouch surgery.
Dr. Martin Wolff
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