Can Orchitis Cause Azoospermia?
I was diagnosed with orchitis…rnThen I did a sperm test and the result was azoospermia..rnCan orchitis cause azoospermia??rnThanks…
Thanks for asking at HealthReplies.com. Orchitis is inflammation of the testicles which is generally caused by infection from other organs of the body, both viral and bacterial infections. Inflammation can occur in one testicle or both testicles. The sufferer will experience symptoms of swelling and pain in the testicles. fever, pain during urination, pain during sexual intercourse, pain during ejaculation, sperm mixed with blood, pain in the groin area, and nausea and vomiting. Orchitis can cause disturbances in the number and quality of sperm because the testes are the site of sperm production. Azoospermia is a condition where sperm is not found in a man's ejaculate. Sperm production will improve as inflammation in the testes improves. Please you undergo the treatment recommended by the doctor on a regular basis. Don't forget to return to check yourself according to the schedule recommended by the doctor. If the condition of azoospermia persists, the doctor may perform other tests to determine further treatment.
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