i have all the conditons to be in infertile but am still not so sure of myself, am 37 years n no kinds though am not married i have always had unprotected sex with my girl friends but nothing has ever come out of it though i have so many reasons that can lead to this, one i got some disease when iwas about 16yrs that affected my balls it wasnt sexual coz i had not had sex during that period, i got treatment from a doctor who injected some medicine direct to the balls that made one of them disappear he said i can do with one because one was so much affected,to date i just feel one surrounded with some liquid on top of this am a nephritic syndrome patient which brought up high blood pressure n recently i was diagnosed with a heart condition do i ever stand any chance of having my own kids ?
Welcome to the ehealthforum and I am glad to help you out.
There are many causes of male infertility and can be either pre testicular, testicular or post testicular causes. In pre testicular causes, it is due to low FSH hormone which is responsible for stimulation of testes to produce sperms. It can be due to hypopituitarism (for various causes), hyperprolactinemia and exogenous FSH suppression by testosterone. In testicular causes, the FSH is normal or high but the testes are abnormal, atrophic, or absent which are responsible for sperm production. Post testicular is due to obstructive azoospermia i.e. the sperms are produced normally but cannot be released in semen.
In your case, one testicle is there which can form sperms. You need to have a detailed evaluation from a fertility expert and get a thorough examination done.
It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.
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