Male infertility and testicular cancer , Does it link?

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Male infertility and testicular cancer , Does it link?

Post  emma on Sat Sep 18, 2010 2:10 pm

New study published in Internal Medicine about male infertility and testicular cancer.

they found that men in couples seeking fertility treatment were 1.3 times more likely to develop testicular cancer than those of the same age in the general population. Men with male infertility factor were 2.8 times more likely to develop testicular cancer than other men.

Researchers considered whether male factor infertility or its treatment might cause testicular cancer, but concluded it's highly unlikely.common causes may include environmental factors or faulty DNA repair.

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Re: Male infertility and testicular cancer , Does it link?

Post  genelia on Mon Oct 25, 2010 4:31 am

thanks for the info, for securing infertility one may also contact Genesis which is a reputable cyprus fertility clinic and egg donation center.


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