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Is there infertility issues with men with type 2 diabetes? What is the percentage? Can it be treated?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: There can be.

Check this study--https://www.
ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26215009
About 25% of men with type 2 diabetes have low testosterone levels which may impact sperm count. I am not an endocrinologist but I would encourage men with Type 2 diabetes to get it under good control.

In brief: There can be.

Check this study--https://www.
ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26215009
About 25% of men with type 2 diabetes have low testosterone levels which may impact sperm count. I am not an endocrinologist but I would encourage men with Type 2 diabetes to get it under good control.
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