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Causes of low sperm count, single testicle by birth - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   hi. I just wanted to know if a man who was born with only one testicle canh have kids
Doctor :   yes he can have
User :   what causes low sperm count.
Doctor :   with single normal sperm
Doctor :   one can father a child
Doctor :   many issues
User :   what causes a man to be born with only one testicle
Doctor :   by birth, as genetic abnormality or birth anomaly
Doctor :   Testicular injury and disease,Problems with sperm production ,Malnutrition and nutrient deficiencies,Overheating,smoking
Doctor :   all will cause low sperm count
Doctor :   the use of cocaine and heavy marijuana is known to reduce sperm count by 50%
Doctor :   alcohol is toxic to sperm and may reduce sperm count and quality
Doctor :   many prescription medications are known to reduce sperm count and decrease fertility
Doctor :   a number of environmental factors, such as exposure to toxins or chemicals, can reduce sperm count either by affecting testicular function directly or by affecting the hormone system
Doctor :   Obesity,Stress and excessive physical or mental exertion
Doctor :   can also cause low sperm count
User :   o.k thank you
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know about
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