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can i ever make babies with one testicles?

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hello ,am married for 8 months and am 35 years old i feel one testicle in my scrum tum sack though why growing up when i have hard on without having sex i use to have a very sharp pain at the scrumtum sack area and my ex's 2 has confirm been pregnant for me before and now am married i have had at lease 12 months unprotected sex and yet we are still trying for babies .I have use some fertility boosting drugs even wellman is one of them and am still using it as at the time of the is mail ,can i ever make babies with one testicles please help me thank you


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replied August 17th, 2012
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Welcome to e health forum.

Infertility can be due to combination of factors involving both the male and the female partners. Hence both partners should be involved in the evaluation and treatment.

Female and male causes are nearly equally responsible for infertility (30-40% for each). In 20% of cases, there is a combination of male and female causes.

In 10% of cases, no cause can be detected for the infertility problem after examination and investigation of both partners (unexplained infertility).


Since your history mentioned that your past partners have conceived normally, there should not be any doubt regarding your fertility.

Having a single testes, which is functioning normally, should not be a barrier for you to conceive.

But since it has been more than 12 months of trying to concieve, and not succeeding, you and your partner would benefit by consulting with your doctor, who can assess your condition and provide specific suggestions or advise specific tests to rule out treatable conditions.


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