As many as 15% of couples are infertile. These couples have not been able to conceive even after trying regular and unprotected sex for a year or more. Male infertility plays a role in about a third of these couples. male infertility could be a result of different reasons like an abnormal sperm function, low sperm production and the delivery of sperms. Chronic health problems, illnesses, injuries, lifestyle choices and certain other factors play a role in male infertility.
Inability to conceive can be frustrating but various male infertility treatments are available to remedy the situation.
There might not be obvious signs or symptoms other than the inability to conceive a child. Underlying problems, like dilated veins around the testicles or hormonal imbalance, could be the reason. Some signs and symptoms that might be present in some cases include:
It might be quite difficult to diagnose the causes of male infertility. However, the diagnosis generally begins with a full history and physical exam.
Since the signs and symptoms are not apparent in most cases, visiting a doctor should be considered if conception is not resulting after regular and unprotected sex.
The lyers went form clinic to clinic . They tried everything,including IVF. Nothing worked.But they were not the ones to give up hope! Finally,after 5 years of waiting,Nisha was born to them at our clinic.
An open letter from Dr Mugdha
Nisha is 21 now! she is hale and hearty; beautiful to look at and very very spirited. To me, she could have been no one other than that - knowing first hand how she was brought into the world.
It is beautiful story I love to tell,especially to those couples who have resigned to a life without a child.Read More
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