Infertility can be stressful for both you and your partner. Complications of male infertility can include:

  • Surgery or other procedures to treat an underlying cause of low sperm count or other reproductive problems
  • Expensive and involved reproductive techniques
  • Stress and relationship difficulties related to the inability to have a child
  • An increased risk of inherited syndromes, including cystic fibrosis, Klinefelter syndrome
  • An increased risk of hormonal abnormalities
  • An increased risk of cancer, including testicular, colorectal, melanoma, and prostate cancer
June 13, 2014