The main sign of male infertility is the inability to conceive a child.
Decreased facial or body hair or other signs of a chromosomal or hormonal abnormality.
A lower than normal sperm count (fewer than 15 million sperm per milliliter of semen or a total sperm count of less than 39 million per ejaculate)
What are the signs of infertility in males?
Common Signs of Infertility in Men
- Changes in sexual desire. A man’s fertility is also linked with his hormone health.
- Testicle pain or swelling.
- Problems maintaining erection.
- Issues with ejaculation.
- Small, firm testicles.
What causes male infertility?
Causes of male infertility
These may include: Abnormal sperm production or function due to undescended testicles, genetic defects, health problems such as diabetes, or infections such as chlamydia, gonorrhea, mumps or HIV. Enlarged veins in the testes (varicocele) also can affect the quality of sperm.
Can a man go from infertile to fertile?
Many men with low sperm counts or abnormal semen are still fertile. And about 15% of infertile men have normal semen and plenty of normal sperm. However, hormones are not the main problem in 97% of infertile men.
Can you check sperm count at home?
SpermCheck Fertility kit can be used in the privacy of your own home and quickly informs men whether their sperm count is normal or low. An important first step in planning for a pregnancy or determining the cause of a couple’s current infertility issues is to test the man’s sperm count.