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Does a hydrocele cause infertility? My husband and I have been trying to concieve since january and no luck. My husband had two hydroceles when he was young. One of them was treated and the other one wasnt. So i was wondering if that could be why we arent

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Dr. James Krick
Urology

In brief: Hydrocele

Hydroceles, present or excised, should not have any bearing on fertility.
Would recommend he have a semen analysis.

In brief: Hydrocele

Hydroceles, present or excised, should not have any bearing on fertility.
Would recommend he have a semen analysis.
Dr. James Krick
Dr. James Krick
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Dr. Daniel Jacobson
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: It

It can on occasion.
I would recommend starting off with a semen analysis, and strongly consider a consultation with a urologist. Good luck!

In brief: It

It can on occasion.
I would recommend starting off with a semen analysis, and strongly consider a consultation with a urologist. Good luck!
Dr. Daniel Jacobson
Dr. Daniel Jacobson
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