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Can people with cystic fibrosis have children?

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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
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In brief: Women can

Men are infertile, but woman can have children, at a serious risk to their health.

In brief: Women can

Men are infertile, but woman can have children, at a serious risk to their health.
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Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
Pediatrics - Pulmonology

In brief: Varies

Men are often sterile due to the absence of the vas deferens (a tube that carries sperm).
Not all men with CF are sterile, though. Women can usually have children. Depending on the severity of their disease this may not be recommended.

In brief: Varies

Men are often sterile due to the absence of the vas deferens (a tube that carries sperm).
Not all men with CF are sterile, though. Women can usually have children. Depending on the severity of their disease this may not be recommended.
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