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Can orchitis cause infertility?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Gerard Honore
Dr. Gerard Honore
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Dr. Jesse Mills
Urology

In brief: Yes

Severe orchitis especially with fevers affecting both testicles can cause infertility.
Once treated, the testicles should return to normal sperm production.

In brief: Yes

Severe orchitis especially with fevers affecting both testicles can cause infertility.
Once treated, the testicles should return to normal sperm production.
Dr. Jesse Mills
Dr. Jesse Mills
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