Talking to Your Healthcare Provider About Infertility in Men
by Alayne Ronnenberg, ScD
You have a unique medical history. Therefore, it is essential to talk with your doctor or healthcare provider about your personal risk factors and/or experience with male infertility. By talking openly and regularly with your healthcare provider, you can take an active role in your care.
General Tips for Gathering Information
Here are some tips that will make it easier for you to talk to your healthcare provider:
Specific Questions to Ask Your Healthcare Provider
About Infertility in Men
About Your Risk of Developing Male Infertility
About Treatment Options
About Lifestyle Changes
Infertility in men. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T902812/Infertility-in-men . Updated December 4, 2017. Accessed December 18, 2017.
Male infertility/andrology. American Society for Reproductive Medicine website. Available at:
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Accessed December 2, 2013.
Last reviewed November 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Adrienne Carmack, MD
Last Updated: 12/18/2017
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