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Causes of Male Infertility in Texas

Infertility is nothing to be ashamed of, guys. In fact, 1 in 25 men face infertility in some form or another. If you’re concerned about your fertility health, here are a few things to consider when it comes to the causes of male infertility.


What is the leading cause of infertility in men?

Sperm disorders are often to blame for male infertility. In fact, abnormalities in sperm production or function accounts for 40% of all male infertility cases. Of the 50 million sperm present in a normal ejaculation, only one sperm cell can succeed in fertilizing the egg. The good news is – most sperm disorders are treatable.

What causes abnormal sperm?

Abnormal sperm can result from a host of different lifestyle or health related issues, such as:

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Drugs, smoking or alcohol abuse

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Testosterone (low T) treatments

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Heat or chemical exposure

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Chronic disease, such as diabetes or hypertension

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Pelvic or testicular surgeries

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Anatomical issues as a result of obstructions, varicocele or vasectomy

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Erectile dysfunction

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Premature ejaculation

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Vasectomy reversal

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Retrograde ejaculation

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