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Big clitoris resulting in infertility - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Women Sexual Problems
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions

User :   hey
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
Doctor :  
please proceed with your health query
User :   i am jus curios im afriad that my clitoris is too big
User :   does it affect anything?
Doctor :  
User :   in teams of having kids
Doctor :  
having big clitoris can be associated with certain disease conditions, and can result in infertility
Doctor :  
i suggest you to get a physical examination done along with a ultrasound of abdomen
Doctor :  
and genetic testing
User :   so can it can cause not having a child?
Doctor :  
so see if this condition of having a big clitoris is due to genetic condition.
User :   what is that suppose to mean
User :   ??
Doctor :   Clitoromegaly (or macroclitoris ) is an abnormal enlargement of the clitoris (not to be confused with the normal enlargement of the clitoris seen during sexual arousal
Doctor :   it is a rare condition and can be either present by birth or acquired later in life.
User :   okay but can that affect me in havin a child?
Doctor :   hence a physical examination and investigations like ultarsound abdomen and genetic testing is recommended
Doctor :  
and if a genetic cause is found, it can result in infertility

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